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11 Top Portrait Tattoo Designs Make Your Way To Success

The tattoo is the latest trend in fashion. Portrait tattoo is a design section of the tattoo, which explains a long history and has been heard from a long period of time. Sometimes the person does not understand the difference between the image of person tattoo and portrait tattoo. Realistic photo art can be considered a portrait tattoo.

In the field of tattoo art, this style of tattoo making is awarded. It is people’s a way to immortalize their idols, or way to show love for them. This type of tattoo has many options for art because it depends upon the person, who is his/her idol. The tattoo also defines the personality and thinking of a person.

To know about tattoo care read this: Tattoos: Risk and Protection

World best 11 portrait tattoo.

1. Albert Einstein Portrait Tattoo:


This type of art is selected by a person who inspired by science. A guy who wants to carry their inspiration always with him for there power bank usually required this tattoo. Albert Einstein is a god of science, so science lover want that. In this, there are two types of tattoo 2 dimensional and 3 dimensional.

Albert Einstein Tattoo is the best Portrait tattoo due to there following reason:

– 3D image tattoo hard to make due to angle of niddel.
– Inspiration and motivational thoughts make him special.
– Creative Mind

2. Infant Portrait Tattoo:-


Such type of tattoo contains a baby image. Sometime when your baby becomes younger and he is far from you definitely you miss her/him. So people want such design of there baby. People are emotionally attached to such type of image. It is the best way to recognize a baby face always.

Baby Portrait tattoo are very loving because in that tattoo you can make the picture of your baby or kids to remember his/her childhood for ong time.

3. Native American Portrait Tattoo:


It defines the old culture of America, through which they can take inspiration and always remember there past. They people fight a lot for their existence through nature, they are very energetic and hard working. Such an image is very hard to make because fine shading used to create the wrinkles.

Native American is known as American Indians, you can also consider them as indigenous peoples of the United States. This tattoo is always in the list of top 5 Portrait Tattoo.
Why people like this tattoo?
– The memory of history.
– It gives the motivation to create something new.
– Always inspire to do positive work.

Overall you can say that this tattoo is very difficult to make because of face look in single color. That type of images is also safely preserved in American museums.

4. Marlon Brando Portrait Tattoo:

actor tattoo
actor tattoo

Across the world, everyone knows him who is interested in movies. “Godfather” is the best movie in which he worked. This is an apt tattoo for those with an affinity for retro art.

Marlon Brando Jr.(April 3,1924, in Omaha, nebraska) was an americal actor and director which is popular due to cultural influence on 20th-century film.
His new thoughts and life style make him special, people like to make his tattoo due to the quality of tattoo and a key of new idea inspiration.

5. Tragic Portrait Tattoo:

blindfolded angel crying tears of blood,
blindfolded angel crying tears of blood,

This is a very emotional image which shows the cruel nature of humanity.let’s talk about the explanation of this tattoo, a blindfolded angel crying tears of blood. Everyone has a different opinion for this tattoo. 1 basic thinking about this art, this angle comes on earth to check the humanity but she didn’t get any good sign, everywhere people are fighting and doing bad works. So she was taken a step to cover her eye, but the sounds of surrounding made her cry in a form of blood.

This tattoo is in the top list of Portrait tattoo because the creativity of showing feeling through image on the body is very difficult to make.

Tragic Portrait Tattoo are generally black and white, which is not so easy to make. Inspirational thoughts and pictorial representation make tattoo explainable.

6. Jimi Hendrix Portrait Tattoo:

If you are moving your body on the music of guitar then you definitely know him(know as gods of guitar), in this the single shade of black gives the best quality of tattoo. It really looks like a black and white photograph.

Jimi Hendrix(Born 27Nov, 1942 in seattle eashington) was an american who is famous due to rock guitarist, singer, and songwriter. The trend of rock guitar was the creativity of his own work.

His music are very attractive and mood changer, Tattoo of his face is the symbol of love and inspiration for guitarist.

7. Color Portrait Tattoo:

Color Portrait Tattoo
Color Portrait Tattoo

This is a perfect example of a color tattoo. In this tattoo the bright red background color which contrasts with the color used for the depiction of the facial and body skin. Best tattoo with multicolor creativity.

Color Portrait Tattoos are the best example of good quality tattoo making. In every step of making these tattoo, tattoo artist has to take proper care and fine work. Because there is no loop hole to manage the error of color.

The reason of making Color Portrait Tattoos:

– Creative Mind.
– Nature of doing different and incredible work.

8. Marilyn Monroe Portrait Tattoo:


Marilyn Monroe (1926-1962) was an American actress, model, and singer. This tattoo gives the real touch of the face, and the facial expression is hard to make.

If you see this tattoo from any angle the face look like the same and that small thread like hair makes this so important.

She was a model who suffers a lot due to the selection of her work, at that time modeling is not to easy but she decided to do that with accepting all challenges.

At last, she got many awards for her acting, singing & modeling, she has very iconic beauty and nature. In her life, she created a gat way for modeling feature.

People love Marilyn Monroe tattoo due to her inspirational approach and self-confidence.

9. Mia Wallace Portrait Tattoo:-

Mia Wallace Portrait Tattoo
Mia Wallace Portrait Tattoo

This tattoo shows women power and their attention to work. This is also an example of a colored tattoo. The face expression told the attitude.

She is the best actess of hollywood due to her acting in Kill Bill movie (Series 1,2,3) , Gattaca, Down a Dark Hall, Pulp Fiction.
People get inspiration of servival in every condition due to her awesome inspirational role in kill bill movie.

Due to Inspirational thoughts, the tattoo of Mia Wallace is in the list of top Portrait Tattoo.

10. Bob Marley Portrait Tattoo:

best bob marley tattoo
best bob Marley tattoo

This tattoo is the best example of a music lover. It a famous tattoo because of its realistic appearance. Jamaican singer-songwriter who became an international musical.

Bob Marley was jamaican singer, writer and music director, he sold 20 million records throughout his career. He was first international super star, born on fab6, 1945 in in St. Ann Parish, Jamaica.

He was a Ideal for music lover due to his tallent, people get inspiration and love to make his tattoo on body.

11. Joker Portrait Tattoo:

joker tattoo
joker tattoo

This tattoo is one of the hardest ink tattoos, due to there color, facial expression, and background. If you see the eye of image and wrinkles which is design, looks realistic.

Joker is the charecter of DC universe, singularly crazy and ingenious. People are just crazy about the tattoos of that painted face due to there serious and sinister apperance. Joke tattoo teach us to hide our pain no matter from which stage of like your are suffering.


The above 11 Portrait Tattoo Designs are the best result in thousand of tattoos.

But after checking above portrait tattoo, you don’t get any effective result then take a look of tattoos which are pictured below.

Portrait Tattoo for movie lover

Portrait tattoo of rappers

In today world of music industries rappers important increase day by day due to requirement of music and fast lyrics. So,Rapper tattoos face are in trend. take a look for portrait face tattoos of rapper.

Portrait tattoos on arm

After this also you don’t get any result then see the more tattoo design (On clicking the below link of 100+ tattoos)

Few more top world best tattoos are here: 100+ Cute, Fascinating and inspirational tattoos for girls

Additional information

World’s top five tattoo maker

1. Mirko Sata

2. Lewisink

3. Michael Taguet

4. Mr. K

5. Rit Kit

India’s best tattoo maker studio

1. Brahma tattoo parlor, Bangalore

2. Eternal expression, Bangalore

3. Devil’z tattoo center, New Delhi

4. 3d tattoo studio, New Delhi

5. KDz tattoos, New Delhi

Best tattoo artist in California

1. InkInk Tattoo
location: 830 Lincoln Blvd, Venice, CA 90291

2. The Honorable Society
location: 8424 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90069

3. Solid Gallery One
location: 334 N Fairfax Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90036

4. Port city Tattoo Shop
location: Long Beach and Costa Mesa Locations

5. Tattoo City
location: 700 Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA 94133

Best tattoo artist in Texas

1. Affinity Tattoo and Piercing

2. Alli Baker Tattoos

3. Art Realm Tattoo

4. Atomic Tattoo

5. Austin Tattoo Company

Best tattoo artist in Ohio

1. American Crow Tattoo

2. Cap City Tattoo Co.

3. Carpe Diem Dermal Art Studio

4. Defining Skin Tattoo

5. Enso Tattoo

Best tattoo artist in Illinois

1. Stingray Body Art

2. Boston Tattoo Co

3. Redemption Tattoo

4. Boston Barber & Tattoo

5. Empire Tattoo

Best tattoo artist in Massachusetts

1. Tattoo Factory
location: 4441 N Broadway St
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 989-4077

2. Deluxe Tattoo
location: 1459 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60613

3. Pioneer Tattoo
location: 3513 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 883-8807

4. Family Tattoo
location: 2125 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60618

5. The Chicago Tattoo and Piercing Co.
location: 1017 W Belmont Ave
Chicago, IL 60657


Tattoo arts are very difficult to make, the color selection also important. Real tattoo told the facts and nature of that person. Care of the tattoo is also important before you are going to make a tattoo select your design and after that implement it. There are alot of style and design so be careful because your tattoo will going to be  personality explainer.

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