Skull Tattoos

Skull Tattoos

Skull tattoos are usually associated with death, yet they are desired by many men and women. For years sailors have worn them to intimidate pirates and enemies. They succeeded in this, but unfortunately it forever associated skulls with fear and trepidation. But nowadays,although they have been commonly linked with negative events, there are several good symbolic meanings that have become associated with tattoos of skulls. Some people who get skull inks do so because they remind them to live their lives to the fullest. With skull tattoos on their bodies, they are reminded that death is lurking around the corner, and they should do everything that they can without regrets.

Skull tattoos are also associated with a person’s determination to overcome his struggles. After all, skulls are associated with life’s tussles. For people who have combated illnesses, depression and other maladies, tattoos of skulls are considered significant. While scary, skull tattoos are filled with much symbolism that shows a person’s triumph over the obstacles and hurdles of life. By adding designs such as flames, scythes and skeletons, the meaning can be augmented and improved. Because of their deeper meanings, people who want to show their appreciation of life should opt for skull tattoos the next time they get inked.





skull/mandala

skull/mandala

Cherry Blossom and Skull Chest Piece

Cherry Blossom and Skull Chest Piece

Live to ride

Live to ride

Sham-Skull

Sham-Skull

Conjoined Skulls - Colored Version

Conjoined Skulls - Colored Version

grim reaper

grim reaper

Gun Hand

Gun Hand

Comedy/Tragedy Skulls

Comedy/Tragedy Skulls

creepy mermaid skeleton twins

creepy mermaid skeleton twins

Half girl half skull palm design

Half girl half skull palm design

knucklehead skull

knucklehead skull

Winged skull

Winged skull

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) Girly Skull

Day of the Dead (Dia de los Muertos) Girly Skull

sugar skull

sugar skull

skulls & flowers

skulls & flowers

Flaming skull

Flaming skull

Legendary Pirate Skull

Legendary Pirate Skull

Candy Skull Design

Candy Skull Design

Skulls deer

Pirate anchor

Pirate anchor

Smokey Skull

Smokey Skull

Skull & Dagger

Skull & Dagger

The demon 2

The demon 2

Ripping Skulls

Ripping Skulls

skull

skull

Day of the dead girl

Day of the dead girl

Ibex

Ibex

grim crypt keeper

grim crypt keeper

Cracked sull

Cracked sull

zombie sailor gal

zombie sailor gal