The reflective surface of a bubble appeals to introspective individuals as well as those who don’t like to be tied down by the weight of unnecessary stress.
Bubble tattoos offer an aesthetic way to express feelings of autonomy or to describe one’s relationship with the world.
Bubbles evoke thoughts of floating free and rising above problems of the past. Their shiny surface serves as reminder of whimsical childhood afternoons blowing bubbles with a soapy bubble wand.
Chains of bubbles express feelings of connection. Bubble chains float together, and these links can represent connected ideas, interests, or individuals.
When associated with soap, bubbles are clean and can symbolize a rebirth or baptism of sorts. The clean bubble can wash away mistakes and provide a fresh start. As soap is slippery, other interpretations may suggest evasive qualities of the individual who wears a bubble tattoo.
Bubbles can be popped, but a tattoo bubble remains permanently intact and represents the ability to endure through times of pressure or stress. Acting as a shield, its clear surface allows a way to view the world behind a layer of protection.
Artistic ink that depicts a bubble around an object or individual can portray loyalty, protection, or the desire to keep that object away from the harsh world. Objects in bubbles may also be those that are held in reverence.
Frothy bubbles form in the ocean and become associated with the salty sea air and the creatures of the deep. Travelers and beach-goers who feel connected to the water are familiar with the bubbles created by a particularly powerful wave.
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