Red ink Tattoo To Stand Out (20+ Photos and Tips)

Thinking of getting a red ink tattoo? Today I am sharing with you twenty unique tattoos designs. Black is the most popular color but today I want to show you twenty ideas of red ink designs. Red looks good on all skin color and totally not boring, you can choose from different shades of red. Inspired Beauty wants to help you get some ideas such as flowers, cool animals, butterflies, and more trendy looks.

People are experimenting without just black in for tattoos anymore. People trying out other colors such as red, rainbow and even white ink tattoos. Read Tips on how to make red ink tattoo stay on skin longer at end

1 . Flower falling Red Ink Tattoo

This has a unique story, it seems like a flowering is blooming and also some leaf falling. This design will look good of woman.

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2. Pretty floral tattoo design

If you are looking for a floral ink design tattoo. The one below looks great, you will look great with this. The different shades of colors are really special, you can choose similar designs and ask for these shades.

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3. Red ink tattoo snake design

This design is most bold and if you like reptile. I dont like snake personally but I think this design is pretty sweet. Also its in a hidden spot so unless you want to flaunt some skin no one needs to know.

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4. Small Red Ink Tattoo

I like how small and meaningful these tattoo are, here are more small tattoo for woman with meaning. You can create your favorite quotes and give it a permanent mark on your body.

5. Let it be tattoo

This let it go tattoo is simple but powerful meaning. If you are looking for a design to remind you that sometimes you have to “let it go”.

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6. Red Ink Tattoo Dark skin back tattoo

Back tattoo are interesting and stunning. if you are looking for a tattoo that surprise people when you move your hair or when its in a bun check this one out. Its big and bold but still feminine. This is a trendy tattoo design and in the back.

dragon tattoo, red ink

7. Large leg tattoo

Large creative tattoo for woman. This area used to be more common with men but more and more woman are getting large leg tattoos now. If you are looking for something like that then this is worth checking out.

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8. Butterfly Tattoo on Hand

Next up is butterfly tattoo on the armed. I love this design because I have a thing for butterflies. I love them in vibrant color but this red design is cute and modest.

Source: @maxim_rtatt

9 . Interesting single rose tattoo

This other red ink tattoo is on the lower leg.

red rose tattoo


10 . Snake tattoo

This is good for you if you dont want something to extra. Simple design to just appreciate.

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11. Red ink tattoo Snake Design

Next up is another snake tattoo with patterns. What I love most about this tattoo is how the mix of the red ink tattoo. This design is quite fun and the location below the ears is trendy right now.

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12. Large flower on the tummy

Last up is this large flower design on the stomach, great for you if you like showing some belly every now and then. This tattoo red color looks bold and bright perfect for the body and bold personality.

13. Small Red Ink Tattoo on Shoulder

This rose mini tattoo is another perfect example of different color ink. Red and green looking good together.

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14. Snake and Cherry Blossom Tattoo

Beautiful tattoo that is hidden, and can be reveal when you want to show and stun the world. Snake red ink tattoo with beautiful cherry blossom around it. This would also look great in your back as well.


15. Dragon tattoo in the back

Looking for a peekaboo idea, then you will like our next pick. This tattoo designs has large Chinese dragon that is a popular tattoo designs.

Red Ink Dragon Tattoo in the back

Image from @_primeday

16. Cute Behind the Ear Tattoo

This next designs is a small flower behind the ears, super feminine and cute.

small red ink tattoo

Image from@mooncake168

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17. Arm Tattoo

Large snake tattoo that is adorable choice for anyone.

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18. Red Rose Tattoo

Up next super cute red rose tattoo , this would look good also with additional colors.

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19. Thigh Tattoo

Thigh Tattoos for women, red ink #tattoo

20. Snake wrapped in flowers Red Ink tattoo

Looking for something with blend of flowers and snake then this is it.

Snake wrapped in flowers  Red Ink tattoo


21. Wrapped around the Arm

This is a beautifully done, I love it.

Red ink Snake tattoo


Which of these design was your favorite?

How to Make Red Tattoo Ink Stay on Skin Longer

Red ink tattoo healing

Black and deep blue are classic tattoo colors and they usually last longer. Red ink tattoos are beautiful but they are the first to fade, this is a tip to make them last longer.

  • Clean the tattoo with antibacterial soap and let it dry.
  • Apply petroleum jelly or other tattoo creams you may have for up to two weeks, while its healing.
  • Keep the area of the tattoo moist
  • Always apply sunscreen over you tattoo once you going in direct sunlight, sun will cause your tattoo ink to fade faster and become pink
  • You ink will look brighter, when you keep the skin moist so practice that
  • Also another tip you can choose to get a deeper red line around the border of your tattoo or even black outline

Useful resource;

Thompson, Elizabeth Chabner (July 2015). “Tattoo Ink or Cancer Cells?”. Huffington Post