Vanessa Bryant is an American former model and dancer who got minimal tattoos on her body, mostly dedicated to her family members. Let’s have a look!
1. ‘Names of her Family Members’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Names of Family Members’ tattoo on her right foot.
Meaning: On October 14, 2020, Vanessa got the tattoo of the names of her family members; Kobe, Vanessa, Natalia, Gianna, Bianka, and Capri inked on her right foot by the celebrity tattoo artist, Mister Cartoon. On the same date, she uploaded the pictures of this tattoo on her Instagram handle with the captions,
MiFamilia Thank you @misterctoons ❤️🌴💜💛 #KobeVanessaNataliaGiannaBiankaCapri Together Forever #Family”
First tatt in @misterctoons new Santa Monica shop. Thank you! #throwback 💜💛l.a. love #tattooplacement check #KobeVanessaNataliaGiannaBiankaCapri Together Forever”
2. ‘Sweet Message by Kobe Bryant’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Sweet Message by Kobe Bryant’ tattoo on her neck that continues till her shoulders.
Meaning: On June 11, 2020, Vanessa got the tattoo of ‘sweet message’ by her late husband, Kobe Bryant, inked on her body. On the same day, she uploaded the picture of this tattoo on her Instagram handle with the caption,
I wanted my boo boo’s @kobebryant sweet message transferred on me. ❤️ @nikkohurtado came through for me. Thank you!”
As of now, Vanessa has not revealed the meaning of the message. This tattoo is inked by the tattoo artist, Nikko Hurtado.
3. ‘Sweet Message by Gigi’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Sweet Message by Gigi’ tattoo on her wrist.
Meaning: On June 11, 2020, she got the tattoo of ‘sweet message by Gigi’ inked on her wrist by the tattoo artist, Nikko Hurtado. On the same day, she uploaded the picture of this tattoo on her Instagram handle, with the caption,
shoutout to @nikkohurtado for coming over and helping me get my Gigi’s sweet message transferred on me. ❤️#throwbacktoFebruary #housecall So happy I can see my Gigi’s handwriting every day ❤️”
4. ‘Mambacita’ Tattoo
Tattoo: ‘Mambacita’ tattoo on her right forearm.
Meaning: On March 24, 2021, Vanessa got the tattoo of her daughter Gianna’s nickname, ‘Mambacita’ inked on her forearm. She got this tattoo inked by the tattoo artist, Nikko Hurtado.