These Girls’ Terrible Tattoos Will Make You Think Before You Ink

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You can only imagine what the parents of these lovely ladies thought when they got a glimpse of their offspring’s oh-so-awful ink. If nothing else, the following 20 cringe-worthy images serve as a reminder that the next time you’re deciding on a tattoo design, first ask yourself, “What would mom think?”

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At least the spelling is right, if that counts for anything.

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This Drake superfan was apparently asked three times if she really, really, really wanted that tattoo there – and yet she still went a-head with it.

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Just in case her future husband was ever curious.

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She’s clearly resigned herself to forever being known as “the crazy cat lady.”

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At least she had the sense to put it somewhere easily concealable.

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Former British X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos must feel pretty pleased with her bathing suit area. But she really shouldn’t be pleased about that tattoo.

Get your mind out of the gutter; it’s meant to say “Ana.”

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“Yes, mother dearest, it’s a shark feasting on an infant. Hope that answers your question about grandchildren.”

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Oh, dear lord.

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We’ll have to take her word on that one.

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There’s nothing like a bit of tattoo pun-ishment.

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Who would ever read the upside down…? Oh. Forget we asked.

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Kimberley Vlaeminck here later claimed that she went into the tattoo studio and requested three stars on her face, only to leave the shop with 56. The artist in question has, unsurprisingly, disputed this.

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This internet-translated tat was meant to be a romantic message to its recipient’s beau. Instead, though, it says, “Babylon is the world’s leading dictionary and translation software.”

Just… why?

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Her parents now regretted feeding her nothing but Skittles as a child.

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The biggest Belieber there ever will be, and probably the biggest regret she’ll ever have.

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If ever there were a sign of a wasted childhood, this is it.

Funnily enough, that’s exactly what this tattoo is.

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The creepiest way to mark a pregnancy ever.

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