Perfume is the mixture of fragrant essential oils, solvents, and fixatives mostly in liquid form to give humans, animals, or objects an agreeable smell. The word ‘perfume’ is derived from the Latin word ‘perfumare’, which means ‘to smoke through.’ The art of making perfumes began in Mesopotamia, Egypt, and possibly Ancient China. However, in India, perfume existed in the Indus Civilization from 3300 BC to 1300 BC. Perfume comprises of three scented notes. One is the top note, which is also called a head note. It consists of small molecules that evaporate quickly. A few examples of top notes are mint, lavender, and coriander. The next type of note is the middle note, which is also called the heart note. This note emerges right after the dissipation of the top note. A few examples of middle notes are jasmine and sandalwood. The last type of note is the base note. Its smell appears right after the middle note. The base and the middle note form the dominant theme of perfume. Examples of base notes are musk, amber, and tobacco.
Meaning of Perfume Tattoo
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Perfumes are one of the most liked objects in the world. There are several types of perfumes, and they all have distinct scents. Whichever place we visit, perfumes form the main part of their cosmetics. Perfume tattoos are one of the most common forms of tattoos that you will notice on the bodies of different people. The perfume tattoo holds various meanings where some are as follows.
Elegance is the quality of being stylish in appearance or manner. Perfume tattoos symbolize the stylish nature of the wearer. It means that the wearer loves wearing stylish clothes and remains updated on the latest happenings in fashion around the world. Such people love fashionable things and want to remain tip-top throughout the day.
The person who has inked this tattoo on his/her body might have a luxurious life. Whatever things he/she buys are luxury items. From a simple pen to a car, he has everything luxurious.
The person who got a perfume tattoo might be intelligent. Whatever work or task they do, they do it with perfection and intelligence. These people have an intelligent mindset that correlates with their taste of good perfumes.
Where Should You Get Perfume Tattoo Designs?
- Shoulder Blades
List of Perfume Tattoo Designs and Meanings
Perfume Tattoo on the Legs
This old-school perfume bottle tattoo looks fantastic on your leg. It is a colorful tattoo with a dark red color in a form of a spray which symbolizes the good taste of perfumes by its wearer.
Perfume Bottle Tattoo
This perfume bottle tattoo looks brilliant and beautiful on your leg. In this tattoo, a vintage-style perfume bottle is shown with flowers all around. The floral design denotes the gentle nature of the wearer and the bottle symbolizes the luxury and lifestyle of the wearer.
Kiss me perfume Tattoo
A person has dedicated this tattoo to his/her lover. This perfume bottle has a different look and is complemented with flowers. On the bottle, it’s written ‘KISS ME’ through which the wearer is remembering the time spent with his lover. The color of this tattoo is pink which symbolizes feminism.
Black and Grey Perfume Tattoo
This black and grey perfume tattoo looks great on your arm. You can pair it up with a half-sleeve shirt. Here, the perfume bottle is spraying perfume. They show the fine gaseous form of a spray in this tattoo. Overall, the black color of this tattoo looks cute.
Skull Perfume Tattoo
The skull here symbolizes death and mortality. The skull has been put inside a perfume bottle, and as deeper as the skull is going, it is getting mixed up with the perfume. The perfume is in a form of a poison, which denotes the negative side of its wearer. When the diaphragm of the bottle is pressed, the perfume as a fine spray is coming out, which shows that wearer is frustrated with himself and wants to show the world the furious feeling inside.
Perfume Tattoo with the Diamond Tattoo
This tattoo shows an antique perfume bottle misting over a diamond and these two are accompanied by lipstick and the entire tattoo seems to be linked with beads. This entire tattoo represents a feminine personality.
Misting Perfume Tattoo
This tattoo shows the heart inside an antique perfume bottle half filled with perfume. It denotes the ardent love by the wearer for this perfume. On the other hand, a diaphragm is shown, which is being pressed, and the perfume is sprayed out from the bottle. The mist is in form of a blue tattoo. Overall, the tattoo looks wonderful on the wearer’s body.
SI Fernanda Brand Perfume
The bottle shown in this tattoo is like a precious stone, a nod to the way passion can light up one’s life. Overall, the tattoo reveals your inner strength and is also a captivating invitation to light up your life with passion. The wearer wants to show that they have inked the perfume bottle of rose, however, they have inked orchids flower all around. The orchid denotes the emblem of refinement, rare beauty, creativity, and nobility.
A Woman inside a Perfume Flask Tattoo
This stylish tattoo shows a female figure entrapped inside a flask that represents the self-centered, yet sophisticated, nature of the wearer. Also, this perfume has enhanced the wearer’s fragrance and this special kind of perfume is inked just to signify that.
Mystical Perfume Bottle Surrounded by the Herbs Tattoo
This black and grey perfume bottle tattoo on the leg looks soothing and wonderful. The bottle is half-filled with the perfume, and the rest is covered with air which shows the diplomatic nature of the wearer. Also, this perfume is made from herbs that are surrounded all around the bottle. The flower here is the rose, which itself denotes the wearer loves the fragrance of this mystical fragrance of perfume made from a fine blend of herbs.
Antique Perfume bottle Tattoo on the Thigh
This colorful tattoo looks fantastic on the thighs. Here, an antique bottle is denoted as it is spraying perfume. The antique bottle is shown with a floral texture that looks cool on the body. Also, on the left side of this antique perfume bottle, a smiling face is denoted, which symbolizes that the wearer is satisfied with the perfume and wants to own it someday.
Perfume Bottle Tattoo
In this tattoo, a moon is shown entrapped inside a perfume bottle. It signifies the emotional side of the wearer with the powerful love for serene fragrance. This entire tattoo symbolizes the ardent love for perfumes by the wearer.
A Skull Perfume Bottle Tattoo
This tattoo looks spectacular to the naked eye. In this tattoo, a skull is entrapped inside a perfume bottle half-filled with a deadly poison. It signifies the negative side of the wearer. It shows that the wearer is short-tempered and is not afraid of death. He loves to face challenges and wants to challenge the things which are next to impossible. The poison is in green color, which denotes the deadly side of the skull. On the top of the bottle, an eye is inked, which symbolizes the omnipresence of God in this unending universe.
Mitsouko Perfume Tattoo on the Wrist
Mitsouko is a Japanese brand created by Jacques Guerlain in 1919. It was inspired by the heroine of Claude Farrcre’s novel ‘La Bataille. Some of its top notes are Bergamot, Rose, Jasmine, and Citruses. Middle notes are Peach, Yang-Yang, Lilac, Rose, and Jasmine. Base notes are Oakmoss, Spices, Vetiver, Cinnamon, and Amber. Its tattoo is a line tattoo that is difficult to ink and very painful. The wearer of this tattoo loves the fragrance of this perfume and has a deep urge to buy this perfume someday.
A Chanel Perfume with the Rose on the Biceps
Chanel Number 5 was the first perfume launched by French couturier Gabrielle “Coco” Chanel in 1921. The tattoo of Chanel no 5 perfume looks elegant and cute on the body. It is combined with the rose, which gives a unique touch to a tattoo. This tattoo signifies the taste of the fragrance of the wearer. You can flaunt this tattoo by wearing a sleeveless t-shirt.
Black and Grey Skull Perfume Tattoo
It is a black and grey-colored tattoo that shows the unique side of your personality. Here, the skull submerged in the perfume liquid portrays the ominous aspect of the wearer, and the spider webs in the background represent isolation, signifying that the wearer doesn’t like to socialize. Last, the twinkling stars give the impression of the nighttime.
Blackout Perfume Tattoo
Blackout tattoos are one of the toughest tattoos to ink. These types of tattoos are inked using intricate tools. Here, on the inside of a perfume bottle, night-time is shown with the moon, sprinkling stars, and the mountains. It symbolizes the self-centered nature of the wearer.
WD-40 Perfume Line Tattoo
WD-40 is a type of perfume that has the smell of butterscotch candy with the tint of lemon. It is one of the most popular types of perfume globally. Inking a tattoo of WD-40 perfume denotes your love for the brand. Since it is a line tattoo, which is one of the painful tattoos to ink, the wearer wants to represent his ardent fondness for WD-40 perfumes.
Lanvin Perfume Tattoo
Lanvin perfume brand is the first international luxury fashion group based in China. This Lanvin tattoo is colorful and gives a pleasant appeal to the wearer. There are several perfumes manufactured by Lanvin; however, this perfume is one of their most popular perfume in the market. The wearer wants to signify his taste for luxury perfumes by inking this tattoo.
Old-school Love Perfume Tattoo
It is a perfume in a shape of a heart. The heart is the symbol of love. Therefore, this tattoo represents the loveable nature of the wearer. Below it, there is a bat that symbolizes vision and dreams for the wearer. Above the bat, there is a tattoo of a drop. It means that the wearer is eager to showcase his love for someone or something.