What is it that a person wants when he or she goes to the tattoo artist with the purpose of getting their body inked? A good art piece, of course. However, all are not so lucky and at times, people really bump into immature hands and get their tattoo pieces spoiled. If somebody has a friend or a relative who is learning the art of tattooing, they end up as guinea pigs to the neophytes. The result, as we all know, is a disaster that could really make one feel irritable and angry.
The bad tattoos are certainly an eye sore. They make the wearer a butt of jokes and critical glances. This is why it is always recommended that one must do one’s homework on searching a skilled artist. It might feel a little hard on your pocket but then the result would be worth it. If you are not convinced then do have a look at this post. Here we have created a collection of 43 tattoos that are bad and ugly. We are sure that they would convince you beyond your expectations.
This tattoo, that was meant to be cute looking, went kaput and now the wearer has no option but to wait for the ink to fade out.
The wearer must be regretting the skull piece that she got etched on her forearm because it has a very bad display.
This foot tattoo may look nice but the stripes on the body of the zebra have been messed up and therefore, the yellow ones are not visible.
A sweet expression of love that has got a very bad display; still hats off to the mother for getting it done.
The placement of this wolf tattoo lends it a bad look and the entire display is marred because of the location.
Toys look cute but this one has an ugly face for sure and no one would feel like saying “awwww” after taking a look at it.
The tattoo artist has made a mockery of the beautiful body art in this fish that looks very repulsive and ugly.
Everyone knows that devils are ugly but this tattoo has a very loathsome aura that makes one feel sick.
Devoid of meaning and grace; this vine resembling tattoo, carved on the hip, looks very bad.
The word is the only part visible in this tattoo but the rest of the design fails to make any impact and unfortunately, mars the whole look.
Not a nice tattoo with the bull-dog as the theme as it is neither catchy nor meaningful.
Watch out the end of the fingers of this guy that still bear the marks of bad tattoos though the hand has been cleaned of the ugly ink.
Arousing fear and disgust; this corpse tattoo, engraved on the arm, has got a super repulsive touch.
The sweet and savory delicacy looks scary in the tattoo and as a result doesn’t look appetizing.
The unicorn pissing a rainbow on the cupcake seems to be in bad taste from the aesthetic point of view.
Dark and detestable; this is how one would describe the look of this ghost tattoo that should be kept under covers to avoid bad looks from people. But, it is the Misfits logo after all.
Face tattoos have failed to make a beautiful mark and this guy seems to have got his face inked in a fit of craze.
The funny and cute clown has been given a bad look by making it appear fearsome which creates repulsion instead of attraction.
The cigar smoking skull with flames around it makes the spiky haired guy look even more funky.
No one would ever say words of appreciation for this eye tattoo that could have been made to look quite enchanting.
Ugly piece of art gracing the body of the wearer looks bad but he got it as a mark of love for the child who drew the demon.
This is freaking creepy tattoo that has a bloody aura and would make anyone feel sick.
This wearer believes in voo doo and therefore, got a tattoo to express his belief but we must say that it looks bad.
The disproportionate body of this colorful zebra makes it look eccentric and it would not be an exaggeration to call it bad.
Sugar skull that is quite colorful and catchy in appearance has been given a dull look that is not nice at all.
Take a look at the holes that are creepy to the core and create a bad effect overall.
The majestic and powerful dragon looks very ugly and cowardly in this tattoo piece, having no good effect at all.
Though the stars in the eyes of the skull look creative, the end result is not good and there is also a hint of ugliness.
There is no elegance in the cursive design drawn on the leg of the woman and it looks very boring.
The creeping lizard is not a nice sight for many and looks quite offensive, carved as a tattoo piece, on the foot.
Though unique, the ghost from The Nightmare Before Christmas doesn’t quite look catchy and can draw only bad looks from people.
This crazy girl got a pink eyebrow tattoo on her face that is quite shapely but lends her a quirky look.
The angry expression on the face and the unclean look of this tattoo together create a bad effect.
This design on the foot makes a mockery of the tattoo art as it has got zero aesthetic appeal.
Done by the husband of the wearer, this bad tattoo shows us why we should never get ourselves inked by an unskilled person.
The flamingo came up as a cover up for an earlier tattoo that was quite messed up and the new one really deserves applause.
The back of the girl featuring a large flower piece has been spoiled by the frame around, making the whole tattoo look bad.
This tattoo has no design and is also bereft of meaning which makes it a full on eyesore.
One cannot help but freak out after taking a look at this awful tattoo that is completely disgusting.
It takes guts to have one’s face tattooed as the effect is ugly and something that no sane person would want to have.
Have a look at this tattoo that was meant to be a beautiful symbol of love but has turned out to be ugly.
The skull and bat; both symbols of evil omen, produce a bad-looking tattoo piece on the body of the guy.
An overdose of colors and immaturity of the tattoo artist has totally spoiled the look of the octopus tattoo.