The 34 Kinds Of Tattoos That Look Insanely Hot On Guys

Because people with tattoos are so much more fun to see naked.

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1. A Geometric Forearm Tattoo

Especially if said arm is cradling an adorable animal of some sort.

2. The Triangle

Stark and simple.

3. A Compass

Shows he’s got at least some direction in life.

4. Tree/Forest-Inspired

Your new camping partner awaits.

5. Or Perhaps Just a Singular Leaf

Poetic souls abound.

6. Mountains

7. A Cat

By Valentin Hirsch.

8. A Butterfly

If you can’t date Harry Styles, may as well date a man with a butterfly tattoo.

10. Just Generally, Wildlife

11. An Asymmetric Geometric Tattoo

12. His Team Number

Here’s how to spot a team player.

Joey Kirchner photographed by Gregory Vaughan.

13. Your Favorite Song Lyric

Think of all the amazing mixtapes he would make you.

14. Anything Nautical-Inspired

You know what they say about guys with anchor tattoos…they’re solid.

15. A Travel Tattoo

Because wanderlust inspires general lust.

16. A City Skyline

This guy definitely left his heart in Toronto. :(

17. A Straight Line

18. S.W.A.K.

Male model Jourdan Copeland is sealed with a kiss, a present from me to you.

19. A Skull

If you’re into the bad boy prototype.

20. Some Mystical Finger Tats

21. Hand-Drawn Doodles

If you’re into artsy guys who look like they probably keep a sketchbook.

22. A Tiny and Subtle Tattoo

Because big and bold isn’t necessarily everyone’s cup of tea.

23. Simple Arm Bands

Some people choose to have the bands signify someone they love who has passed.

24. An Inspirational Typography Tattoo

25. Peeking Out from an Otherwise Conservative Outfit

It begs you to wonder coyly, “What is underneath??”

26. Something Religious

If a man that’s close to God is your thing.

27. Something Surrealist

Somehow, I think this dude is one step closer to knowing the meaning of life.

28. Floral and Nature-Inspired

There’s something kind of hot about a guy who looks like a botany textbook, amirite??

Tattoo by Hayley Hayes.

29. Mandala

A sign that someone is probably in touch with his spiritual side.

31. Or a Romantic Sunset

32. The Coordinates of Someplace Meaningful

Also, this guy has no doubt read Moby Dick once or thrice in his lifetime.

33. An Underside Wedding Ring Tattoo*

  • Infinitely more hot if it’s actually on your man.

And in case you’re a man thinking of going under the needle…


Hopefully these sexy GIFs of Cykeem White will help to push you in the right direction.

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