Of course, if you analyze a small number of people it will be possible to identify at least 2 or more with heart tattoos.
It is one of the most popular symbols in the world and this trend has been going on for decades without ever being overcome. The heart tattoo is so widespread because, fortunately, there are still many, many people who wish to pay homage to love and the positive feelings connected to it. For this reason, all tattoo artists will confirm that this type of tattoo is the most widespread of all.
Heart tattoos: how the trend was born
Since this is undoubtedly the longest-lived trend there is, it is interesting to understand its birth. To do this, it is necessary to take a step back in time. Digging a little into the history of this symbol it must be said that this was already widespread in Buddhist culture. Here the heart is associated with the concept of perfection while in Western culture it has always been connected to devotion and love.
Today, however, there is a tendency to link this symbol not only to love as a couple but to good in general. Here, therefore, that for example it is very often chosen as a subject for tattoos between friends who wish to seal a relationship that, perhaps, has been going on for years and years. Of course, the heart is also the most classic of couple tattoos. Very often engaged couples or husband and wife decide to get this symbol tattooed.
Ideas and styles
The heart is one of the main symbols of the old school style. In fact, large red hearts with wings are often seen or the symbol is associated with the word love or, again, appears together with beautiful pin-ups, key subjects of this style.
Today we also see many stylized hearts, in respect of the trend that has been gaining ground for some years now according to which less is more. Not only. The heart is well suited to be tattooed on any area of the body and in any size. There are, for example, those who tattoo many, very small ones in different areas of the body, those who have a large one with a name, an initial, a sentence.
Whether they are on the wrist, on the fingers, behind the neck, on the sternum, on the ankle or, again, on the calf, foot, abdomen, arm, and forearm, it does not matter: a heart, whether small or large, is always good wherever you decide to want it. The meaning it can take, then, varies from person to person and is based on the will of those who decide to have heart tattoos on their skin.
We are sure that this type of tattoo will never go out of style. This is both for the beauty of the symbol itself and for the multiple meanings it can have. After all, love, whatever it is, will always move the world and it will be impossible not to celebrate it and pay homage to it even with tattoos. Those who want this type of tattoo just have to decide where to do it, choose the tattoo artist they trust, and proceed: for sure they don’t regret having brought love on their skin.