For any man getting a tattoo for the first time, it can be a pretty daunting experience. The truth is, it doesn’t have to be. By starting small and going with a simple design, you’ll slowly ease your way into the tattoo world without the big-sized regrets.
While the pain from getting a tattoo might be temporary, the ink on your skin is definitely permanent.
Everyone man knows this, yet most men still tend to think big when it comes to their first tattoo.
Bigger the better right? Not exactly.
The truth is, smaller sized tattoos and simple designs can look just as good. Not to mention, downright masculine and manly too when done right.
There are countless design ideas to go with from anchors to mountains, trees and more. Even the outlined shape of a camera can have a major significant meaning to a lifelong photographer. Or how about a simple globe for the man who flights around the world in a constant search of adventure.
To help you get creative, I’ve put together a collection of 70 small simple tattoos for men. Understand, these aren’t the most interesting designs in the world, yet their simplicity and uncomplicated nature makes for great inspiration. Don’t let their size fool you, the meanings behind each can be enormously profound!