My name is Ilona and I live in Helsinki. Originally, I came across with Humans with Tattoos blog via a friend of mine. I started going to therapy a while ago, and that way I have recently dealt with things that have happened in my life, learned to recognize the ghosts from my past and … Continue reading Ilona


My first tattoo is the hawk on my left shoulder. Before I got the tattoo, I spent lots of time thinking about its message. Finally, I ended up on a hawk theme. I got this tattoo about six years ago. The hawk is related to my past. I got bullied at school, and during middle … Continue reading Henri


The side tattoo was my first one. It's just the word HOPE with basic capital letters. I started thinking of getting it when I was maybe 17 or 18 years old. At first, I thought wrist would be the best spot for the tattoo, but then I decided it would be better to have it … Continue reading Tommi


I'm Laura, born in the summer of 1990, nowadays working as a bartender in Oulu. I have 9 tattoos. I took my first tattoo at the age of 17 when I persuaded my parents to give a permission for my first picture. My dad had his 40th birthday back then and we went to get … Continue reading Laura


I am Ella from Oulu. I study the first year as  a barber-hairdresser. I’m dreaming of having my own hair salon and a detached house. I have five tattoos. The first tattoo I took when I turned 18, the Remember who you are – text. This tattoo is really personal for me. It’s for my father … Continue reading Ella