25 People Who Got Their Dignity Back With Kickass Cover Up Tattoos

Xavier in Tattoo Ideas

We won't mind getting shitty tattoos at all if we eventually get cover up tattoos as rad as these!

Done at Twisted Fate Tattoo
Done at Twisted Fate Tattoo

We've brought you the worst of the worst in cover up tattoo history. Now, let's see the repentant men and women who got their dignity back by getting awesome cover up tattoos to conceal every trace of that one time they thought getting their first tattoo at the shady local tattoo shop was such a good idea.

by Kurt Marlow
by Kurt Marlow

Sorry mom and dad, it's just not working.

by @ricosaldivar
by @ricosaldivar
Coverup tattoo
Coverup tattoo

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Coverup tattoo
Coverup tattoo

Now, that's a cover up.

by Alan Barbosa
by Alan Barbosa
by sketch110
by sketch110
by Steve'o Margaretis
by Steve'o Margaretis

Come to the dark side, we have better tattoos here.

Koi cover up tattoo by EvgeniyJD
Koi cover up tattoo by EvgeniyJD

One hell of a cover up tattoo!

Coverup tattoo
Coverup tattoo
Coverup tattoo
Coverup tattoo
by needlepushers
by needlepushers
by artmakia
by artmakia

Man, this is brutal!

by thomrein
by thomrein

Why?

by holytrinitytattoos
by holytrinitytattoos
by btilltattoomachines
by btilltattoomachines

There's something about roses because people keep using them for cover ups. No complaints here, though!

by szeszu
by szeszu

Slick.

by usetattoostudio
by usetattoostudio

Love this uncanny manga-inspired blackwork cover up!

by Manuel Flowers
by Manuel Flowers

Salud indeed to the stormy weathers to come!

by @adriancier
by @adriancier

Bye-bye, remnants from that one spring break gone wrong!

by James Mullin at Lotus tattoo in Hemet,CA
by James Mullin at Lotus tattoo in Hemet,CA
Cover up by dero_arbuz_tattoo
Cover up by dero_arbuz_tattoo

A killer portrait to cover up a rather gaudy script tattoo.

Process of free hand cover up done by James Mullin
Process of free hand cover up done by James Mullin
by Håkan Lugnetefterstormen Hävermark Rts
by Håkan Lugnetefterstormen Hävermark Rts
cover-up done on Frank La Natra by Phil Garcia
cover-up done on Frank La Natra by Phil Garcia

We don't know what kind of embarrassing past he had hidden beneath that cover-up but at this point, we're too busy ogling at his kickass new skull tat!

Xavier

@Xavier

When she's not writing for Tattoodo, Xavier likes experimenting with art and organizing local music shows. We're kidding, she's probably asleep. Follow her on Instagram @claudia_strife

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