16 Designs That Will Completely Change Your Mind About Lower-Back Tattoos

Lower-back tattoos often get a bad rap. That's partially because they're located in pretty sensitive area that's known to be one of the most painful to tattoo, but also because, for reasons unknown, they've been given the nickname "tramp stamps," which unfairly (and incorrectly) implies that the people who get them are, well, "tramps."

Despite that, lower-back tattoos are still wildly popular since many people who've gotten them have rightfully ignored the negative connotations given to them in the 1990's and early 2000s. Regardless of what some people choose to associate with the area, lower-back tattoos can be just as delicate or sexy as a tattoo in any other area. Check out a few examples ahead to see what we mean.