25 Gorgeous Celebrity Tattoos You'll Want to Bring to an Ink Artist ASAP
Celebrities do some things particularly well, and though fashion and vacations are top of mind, we also know them to be exceptionally skilled at leaving their mark. We're about to showcase all the celebrity statement-makers that have staying power . . . of the permanent variety. Because it's difficult to keep track of all the fresh ink in Tinseltown, we've narrowed the selection down. Up ahead, see all the tattoos that get our stamp of approval. But look fast; the next batch will be here before you can say "epidermis."
The letter "A" behind Adele's right ear is said to be a tribute to her son, Angelo.
Adriana Lima dons a tribal tattoo on her left foot.
Behati Prinsloo and husband Adam Levine celebrated their marriage with matching tattoos. Written in script, all three lines read: "you're so cool."
Cara Delevingne's snake tattoo was designed by Amber Heard and wraps subtly around her wrist.
Dakota Johnson's right shoulder is adorned with three little birds, which are one of at least five tattoos the star has.
After her mother's two-year battle with breast cancer, Emma Stone and her mother got matching tattoos to celebrate her mom's clean bill of health. Fun fact: the tattoos were designed by Paul McCartney.
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Though the symbolism is pretty self-explanatory here, we love Jenna Dewan Tatum's angel wings on her upper back.
Jennifer Aniston has her late-dog Norman's name tattooed on her right foot.
Jessica Alba's wrist tattoo means "lotus" in Sanskrit.
Model Jourdan Dunn has the Egyptian goddess Isis prominently tattooed on her upper back.
Lady Gaga is no stranger to tattoos, and we love her for the tribute to her Little Monsters on her back.
Last we checked, Lea Michele had 14 tattoos, and we love the tiny tribute to Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody" on her left shoulder.
Before Cara Delevingne's finger, there was Mena Suvari's back. This one may roar louder.
The last time we checked on Miley Cyrus, her right hand also included a heart, an alien, and a slice of watermelon.
Nicole Richie's left ankle features a delicate rosary.
We love the tiny heart on Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's wrist.
The most prominent tattoo on Ruby Rose's shoulder is her tribute to the controversial street artist Jean-Michel Basquiat.
We love the size of Selena Gomez's tiny neck tattoo . . . a lowercase "g" for her younger sister Gracie.
It doesn't get any cuter than the small cluster of stars on Sienna Miller's right shoulder.
"Vanessa" is a genus of butterfly, making Vanessa Hudgens' tattoo extremely fitting.
Victoria Beckham's neck tattoo matches the one on her husband's arm and translates to: "I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine."
Zoë Kravitz says the anchor on her bicep is her favorite tattoo. (It's ours, too.)
In Arabic, Zoe Saldana's foot tattoo means "I want to ask her."
Jaime King is no stranger to tattoos, but we love how she tattooed her surname on her back.
Rihanna's lower-chest tattoo pays tribute to her late grandmother with a stunning Egyptian goddess.