Tattooing is practice of several native peoples around the world. These tattoos are used for different purpose like in old days Tattoos have served as
• Symbols of status and position.
• Symbols of spiritual devotion and religious.
• Medal for courage.
• As the symbols of exiles, slaves and criminals.
The symbolism and impact of tattoos differ with respect to places and cultures. Now a day tattoos are used for:
• Cosmetic reasons.
• Sentimental/memorial reasons.
• Religious reasons.
• Magical reasons.
• Symbolize belonging
• Identification of particular groups.
• Football teams' logos.
People like to put different tattoos on their body just to showhow importance that thing has in their lives.
Tattoos are also to be found on animals, though very seldom for decoration purposes. Pet cats and dogs are often tattooed on inner thigh or in the ear with a serial number for identification purposes.
When used as a form of cosmetics, tattooing includes everlasting makeup, and hiding skin discolorations. Permanent makeup are tattoos that make lips, moles, eyebrows and eyes even more prominent usually with natural colors as the designs are used to be of similar makeup.