This popular and famous tattoo idea is almost to simple to understand. Do you even have to ask what it means? Scarface is more than loved for many. Al Pacino is more than just a badass, he has become an icon.
His face represents a straight up mobster.
He does not take crap from anyone or anything. He can do anything and look awesome doing it. Scarface is just about every gangsters favorite movie, possibly the reason for this tattoo being so prevalent. As a result of this tattoo concept being so popular, there are so many different ways it can be done. It can be done as just a face shot, his whole body, a certain scene, with a cigar, with a gun, or even with text.
All of these are awesome. Depending on the scene or emotion of Al Pacino, the tattoo can be different, unique, and change it completely. The style of these tattoos are usually pretty realistic, but often have different twists on them. There are many that have text included in them. A few have even been done on a sleeve or with a collection of other tattoos.
Whether it be just a face shot or a full blown shooting scene among a full set of tattoos, they look awesome and show that you will not be messed with.