Ideas
Explore the world's #1 largest database of ideas and innovations, with 457,641 inspiring examples.
Trend Reports
Discover why 1,230 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join 321,893 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
How to Hunt
Learn more about how to hunt megatrends, ideas, patterns and opportunity.
Consumer Insights
Uncover major shifts and emerging opportunities with our exclusive PRO research.
Trend Reports
Discover why 1,230 brands rely on our AI-powered Trend Reports to get better, faster insights.
Newsletter
Join 321,893 subscribers who rely on our weekly newsletter to keep up with need-to-know trends and insights.
How to Hunt
Learn more about how to hunt megatrends, ideas, patterns and opportunity.
Advisory & Services
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Trend Reports
Get fast, customized trend reports, presentations and deep dives 20x faster than traditional research.
Plans
Get started today with a free consultation, our self-serve tools, or a dedicated program.
Articles & Magazine
Get inspired with our 4,203 innovation strategy articles, keynote, videos and innovation tools.
Innovation Awards
Trend Hunter’s Innovation Strategy Awards recognize the best innovation tactics gathered from our interviews with some of the world's most notable business leaders, authors and change makers.
Advisory & Services
Accelerate innovation and ignite disruptive thinking with our award-winning programs and research.
Innovation Assessment
Enhance your innovation potential with a deeper understanding of your unique innovation archetype and how your organization benchmarks.
FuturistU
Prepare for the years ahead with 100+ lessons, tactics, tools and frameworks with our full learning database.
Innovation Books
Join 20,000,000 people getting better and faster with our New York Times Bestselling books and keynote videos.
Jeremy Gutsche
Ignite your event or virtual event with our CEO, a NY Times Bestselling Author and one of the top innovation keynote speakers.
Our Team of Speakers & Virtual Presenters
Inspire your group with our most popular speakers on innovation, trends, change and futurism.
Custom Training & Events
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team or co-hosted custom event.
Custom Masterclasses
Join the world's leading brands who leverage our custom programs to accelerate innovation.
FuturistU 5-Day Program
Become a Futurist with our immersive 5-Day program at Future Festival World Summit.
Online eLearning
Learn the fundamentals of futurism and trends with 100+ online courses about innovation.
How to Hunt
Learn more about how to hunt megatrends, ideas, patterns and opportunity.
Contact
Get in touch to learn more, ask a question or submit a tip.
About Us
Learn more about Trend Hunter and how we accelerate innovation.
Follow-Us
Join our 3,500,000 social media followers, on the cutting edge.
How to Hunt
Learn more about how to hunt megatrends, ideas, patterns and opportunity.
FAQ
Get answers to common questions about Trend Hunter.
Community
Stay on the cutting-edge with the help of the Trend Hunter community.
Team
Meet the team trusted by hundreds of leading businesses worldwide.
Jobs
Find opportunities to accelerate your career with the #1 Trend Firm.
News
Catch up on noteworthy Trend Hunter news and media mentions.
Join
Build a portfolio and put your trend-spotting abilities to the test.
Advertising
Supercharge your marketing by partnering with Trend Hunter.
Portfolio
Visit your public portfolio and browse your past articles.
Add a Trend
Write up an article and showcase your trend-spotting skills.
My Trends
Edit your articles and see how they stack up on the leaderboards.
Settings
Edit your profile, connect your social media accounts, and more.
Add a trend, customize your dashboard, or track topics.
Future Festival
Innovation Events
Join the world's top innovators at our in person events.
Free Webinars
Learn to innovate through chaos, navigate the new normal and maintain work culture from home.
Custom Training & Events
Bring the Future Festival experience directly to your team or co-hosted custom event.
Search our database of 457,641 cutting edge ideas.

Outrageous Facial Tattoos

Courtney Scharf Discusses Some of the Most Shocking Tattoos Around

— April 19, 2013 — Pop Culture
With the popularity of tattoos being so widespread, it makes sense that the Internet is flooded with millions of pictures of peoples' wild inked designs, and this list of outrageous facial tattoos attests to the fact that tattoo culture has entered its most bizarre faze yet.

If you're on any crowded college or even high school campus, it won't take long for you to see that we're living in an age where tattoos have shifted from being taboo to trendy. However, as more shocking, face-planted tattoos pop up on the Internet it's also becoming clear that the idea of what looks cool and edgy is rapidly changing.

From temporary intricate body art to incredible tattoo cover-ups, Courtney Scharf discusses this list of the web's most bizarre ink and outrageous facial tattoos.
Trend Themes
1. Shifting Tattoo Culture - The trend of tattoos has evolved from taboo to trendy, opening up opportunities for innovative tattoo designs and techniques.
2. Changing Standards of Cool and Edgy - The perception of what is considered cool and edgy is rapidly evolving, creating space for disruptive tattoo concepts that push boundaries.
3. Intricate Body Art and Tattoo Cover-ups - The rise of temporary intricate body art and tattoo cover-ups presents a chance for innovative products and services in the tattoo industry.
Industry Implications
1. Tattoo Artists and Studios - Tattoo artists and studios can seize the opportunity to explore new artistic directions and techniques that align with shifting tattoo culture.
2. Cosmetics and Beauty - The cosmetics and beauty industry can tap into the changing standards of cool and edgy by creating products and services that cater to individuals with facial tattoos.
3. Temporary Tattoo and Body Art Industry - The temporary tattoo and body art industry can capitalize on the rise of intricate body art and tattoo cover-ups by developing innovative temporary tattoo options and removal methods.
6
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness