Tattoo placement : what is the best spot for you

Check out this article of the best areas to get discreet tattoos that you can still flash and show off during the summer! We’ll also give you advice on taking care of your new ink as well as the level of us pain you might experience.

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1. Leg
Your leg is the best place to get tattooed for both men and women if you work in a profession that might question your professionalism if it’s visible. No matter where on your leg you get inked, you’re able to cover up the leg with either slacks or jeans, and then show it off later on the basketball court, the pool, the beach or even at the gym. That way, you can still show it off outside the workplace without getting reprimanded.

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2. Forearm
The forearm is one of the most comfortable places to get a tattoo, and could even serve at the location for your first tattoo. The pain level sits in the orange at innermost section of your forearm; however, the close you move to the inside of the elbow, the more pain you will experience.

3. Inner Wrist
To begin the list of the best places to get tattoos, we have the wrist placement. This is a great placement because it is said to be low on the pain scale, it’s good space for smaller tattoos or words, and can also be hidden for work. Stack on a couple bracelets or a watch and voila! Depending on the size of your tattoo, and depending on your body, it will heal rather quickly.


This is one of the best universal spots for tattoos. No matter what your gender is, the shoulder tattoo is one of the most popular between males and females because it does not take away from a person’s masculinity or femininity. It also is a great spot to put your first or second tattoo because of how discreet the location is. Ladies, if you get it in the right spot, you might still be able to wear a sleeveless shirt to work and your tattoo won’t even see the light of day. Men, you can wear a t-shirt, maybe even a tank top, and your tattoo won’t show at work.


These tattoos have been around forever, but since we are talking about discreet locations, let’s focus more on the inside parts of your finger. The finger tattoo is slowly becoming more popular, specifically the inner parts. These are great location because unless your are pulling your fingers apart and shoving them in your co-workers’ faces, 9 times out of 10, it won’t be seen. If you want to cover it up, you can wear any type of right and that will likely take the distraction away from your finger tattoo.

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