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.





Rebel Paint Can

Rebel Paint Can

Glow Skull

Glow Skull

skull and mucus

skull and mucus

De Los Muertos #1

De Los Muertos #1

Spartan skull with blood

Spartan skull with blood

Skull party

Skull party

raven, rose and skull

raven, rose and skull

Butterfly Skull

Butterfly Skull

Sugar Skull Evil

Sugar Skull Evil

Worker To The Grave

Worker To The Grave

Skull Rose

Skull Rose

David of the Dead

David of the Dead

Forget me Not

Forget me Not

Clown Skull

Clown Skull

sugar skull neon fruit

sugar skull neon fruit

Crazy Doctor Skeleton

Crazy Doctor Skeleton

Floral Ribcage

Floral Ribcage

Tattoo Pinup

Tattoo Pinup

Portrait of a Gentleman that was

Portrait of a Gentleman that was

Sugar Skull Bow

Sugar Skull Bow

icon of modern society

icon of modern society

realistic skull

realistic skull

Rose Hearts

Rose Hearts

Splatter Mask

Splatter Mask

Vintage skeleton couple

Vintage skeleton couple

Mexican sugar skull

Mexican sugar skull

The Sail

The Sail

Rebirth .2

Rebirth .2

Snake and colibry

Snake and colibry

Dream  catcher with Longhorn skull

Dream catcher with Longhorn skull