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Thinking of getting some cosmetic lip tattoos? Here are some lip tattoo ideas.

There are various forms of tattoos that are cosmetic in nature. This means that they are cosmetically made to add beauty and better shape to the body area chosen. The reasons that people get tattoos vary. But the tops reasons range from a cultural expression, reinforcing their identities, or to carry a memory or a symbol of a loved one. Depending on the individual, they can choose to have a permanent or a temporary one. Temporary tattoos are non-permanent, usually are very inexpensive, and can last for close to about five hours.

Do you need a hidden area to place your work of art where no one sees it except you? If the answer is yes, then going for a lip tattoo can be a great option to consider. It is a type of tattoo usually found in the lower region of the bottom lip. One of the major characteristics of a lip tattoo is that it is hidden and can last for up to 12 months.

Until recently, inner lip tattoo ideas were not so common among tattoo lovers. What brought about this idea was originated from a pattern and procedure of a horse owner. The owner of the horses branded the names of each horse into their inner lip. As rare as this type of tattoo is, it has many benefits attached to it. Each of these is discussed briefly below.

1. Lip tattoos are usually hidden.

Certain companies have dress code policies which prohibit tattoos to be shown in the workplace. With a lip tattoo, you will avoid any embarrassment from your boss or coworkers. Also, if you do not want the attention from people approaching you with different questions about your tattoo, why not go for one inside the bottom lip. If you have a parent or guardian who hates tattoos and you love them, a lip tattoo is the best option you can go for since it will be concealed.

2. The designs are limited and restricted.

Since the inner lip has a very small space, the tattoo is always limited to a small design or letters. Making a tattoo that does not require much work for the tattoo artist is a factor to consider. The common designs people request are usually names or letters embedded into their inner lip.

3. The price is usually reasonable.

Since the design is confined in a very small region inside the lip, the procedure is inexpensive. Therefore, it does not require much work on the designs and wasting unnecessary time by the tattoo artist. Since larger tattoo requires many details, colors, and designs, they are usually costly. This method is a very good way of hiding your tattoo and keeping the memory intact.

4. Lip tattoo ideas take less time to realize

Since lip tattoos involve the inner lip, making such a tattoo does not require unnecessary delay since it is restricted and confined to a very small area, unlike other types of tattoo that takes hours to get done.

So before you choose any future lip tattoo ideas, consider these factors; cost, design, and time. Do you have any lip tattoo ideas? Let us know your lip tattoo ideas in the comments.

Valerie Stitt lives in New York as a professional freelance writer, blogger, and content marketer. Follow Valerie on her health blog, Halfmile Fitness