There a few variations in ear tattoos from behind the ear, inner ear and on the ear. The ear is the visual portion of the organ we use for hearing and most peoples ears come in different sizes and shapes but are all the same when it comes to being tattooed. Inner ear tattoos and behind the ear tattoos are really popular among girls and women.
Small Ear Tattoos
Mostly adopted by women small ear tattoos give a real minimal look while still representing a symbol or conveying and idea. Most common symbols are hearts, crosses, flowers, music notes, feathers and words.
Inner Ear Tattoos
The majority of tattoos in the inner ear will be small due to the inner ears size but will actually appear larger if the whole inner ear is covered. Tattoos here make a great addition to piercings and can be made to complement the your existing piercings.
Behind The Ear Tattoos
The most popular type of ear tattoos is just behind the ear so technically are not ear tattoos but are close to it. Curvy or longated designs work well flowing or following the ear or hairline contours. Words and quotes work here too. Common tattoos behind the ear include lettering, feathers, mandala, images, music notes, tribal, roses and quotes. Its also a great place to easily show off your tattoo and hide when you need to providing you have longer hair.
Behind The Ear Tattoos for Men
Men get behind the ear tattoos as well as women but are harder to notice as sometimes these tattoos get lost within necks tattoo sleeves. But single behind ear tattoos have just an impact and really stand out if no other tattoos are present. The most common tattoos are stars, anchors, lettering and music notes.