18 Stinging Scorpion Tattoos
This small arthropod has long been associated with aggression, menace, death and fear!!
What the scorpion lacks in size it certainly makes up for in deadliness. Historically scorpions occupied a place as a symbol of righteous vengeance, but more commonly were seen as a representation of impending doom or death. In contrast to that however scorpions in certain cultures were symbols of healing. Ancient Egyptian's held the belief that a scorpion symbol would protect them from a scorpions venom and thereafter represented healing and even resurrection.
Today most people associate the scorpion as a symbol with the eighth sign of the zodiac; Scorpio. Now don't be alarmed, even if you're not a Scorpio, scorpion tattoos are still something you can adorn your body with! A scorpion tattoo is a piece ink that looks good in a number of styles; bold traditional, watercolor, geometric or realism all make for a kickass scorpion tattoo. Whether it will have a meaning to you or not a scorpion inked on your arm will always be a good choice, so to give you some inspiration on what type of scorpion tattoo would be best for you here are 18 Stinging Scorpion Tattoos!!