A tattoo on the hip is something that is sought after by many women. This is because a tattoo on the hip is not only intensely personal and mysterious but is also sexy and beautiful. With hip tattoo designs there are many that are considered to be apt. What is more the hip area is big enough that you can get a tattoo of a fair size which allows you to pick up a relatively large tattoo design if you so desire.
Let us look at some positive and negative aspects of hop tattoos so that you have enough information to make a smart choice with regard to the tattoo you plan to get.
Each location for tattoo comes with its own set of pros and cons when you assess them against other parts of the body. This applies to hip tattoos too. You have hip tattoo for women which are pretty cute, sexy, intensely personal and some are mysterious too. Most people are of the belief that the hip consists of the outer area of the hip which is not correct. In fact, the hip area is pretty big enabling you to get a bigger tattoo if you want. The tattoos on hips can be extended right up to the back. Some women do this and also on the outer hip for the visibility when they wear a low cut jeans or a skirt or a pair of shorts.
Going for a lower lying hip tattoo would mean that you only get limited opportunities to show the tattoo off. In case you want the tattoo to be viewed by special people during intimate moments then this is the way to go. Sometimes women get a hip tattoo not because of any of these considerations but just because they want one.
The thing about a upper hip tattoo is that it can be displayed or covered up as per your wish. Most people get a tattoo to show it off but there may come a situation where covering your tattoo up would be prudent. Some hip tattoo designs can be made to move on to the back, the legs, the groin and the side/
Most sought after hip tattoo designs: These include a lot of varied elements and you have plenty of symbols and designs that you can look through and pick out. The thing about tattoo designs for the hip is that most designs can fit this area. Since hip tattoos are so popular with the female gender, the design elements also tend to be those that are popular with women. Here is a list of some the most sought after symbols that women use in tattoos that can also be used for the hip tattoo:
Hearts and stars
Roses, lilies and lotus
Cherry blossoms and cherries
Hummingbirds and swallows
Feathers, swans, fairies
Musical notes, Moon etc
The list given here are representative of some of the tattoo designs that are popular with women and used in hip tattoos. The wearer of the tattoo will pick out the design on what is significant to her. The butterfly is one tattoo that many women seem to find appealing. It is only apt considering that the butterfly is the symbol of beauty, femininity, transformation from one form to another, hope and innocence and also power. A dove is a tattoo symbol that is pretty popular and is supposed to represent peace and love among other things.
Many women go for tattoos for two reasons one being the decorative value and the other is the significance that it has for them. We have already looked at some tattoo designs that have a lot of symbolic value now let us look at some that are picked for their looks. Once we know the choices out there, it becomes easy to pick out the ones that work for you.
In the decorative tattoo designs you will find things like notes of music, celestial beings like stars among other things. In some tattoos, you will see a blend of symbolism with decorative elements. One of the best ways to go about this is by picking tattoo designs with Celtic elements or ones with tribal elements.
A hip tattoo is something that you will be happy to have once you have considered all the pros and cons. It is important to spend some time thinking about your motivation for getting the tattoo and also to spend time researching the meaning of the tattoo you are getting. Take your time while thinking about the tattoo and all that it implies. After all it is your body, your life and your body art. You will need to be sure that this is what you want before you take the step to actually getting it.