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Go bold or go home! Thicken the lines of your tattoo for some serious next-level looks. This bold ink from @livfrost_ is fun and stands out in an otherwise hidden area!
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We are so in love with these helix lilacs from @constabletattoo. It's like having a little bit of happiness tucked behind your ear no matter where you go!
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Get In Line
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Don't be afraid to use your entire ear and let the tattoo design flow! This ink from @fernandamellotattoo wouldn't have been nearly as cool if it would've abruptly stopped.
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The simplest of designs can be ideal for a helix tattoo. It adds just enough interest to complement any look. Just check out this subtle ink from @wadebyrdmt.
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Through Thick & Thin
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Love your cartilage piercings so much that you want to make them permanent? Helix tattoos can mimic the look of your favorite piercings, like these from @tjiske.jelsma, that you never have to replace!
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We can't get over how unique and super cool these black bird tattoos are from @karolinasmedzik. Just because it's a small space doesn't mean you can't do some serious work with it!
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One look at this helix tattoo from @thewitchfinder proves that abstract always works. Leave it up to your tattoo artist to have a little freedom for a fun surprise!
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By adding some fading techniques to the edges of your tattoo, like in this one from @tattoomirr, you can create even more interest that takes any ink to the next level.
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Why get one helix tatted when you can get both? Seriously cannot get enough of these twin helix tattoos from @lorrainerosset!
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And That's A Wrap
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This ink from @punctuur doesn't just stop with the front of the helix. By wrapping the design around the entire ear, it creates a cool look from any angle.
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Your helix can be the perfect spot for a tiny nod to nature. This dainty vine from @zihee_tattoo is ideal for any self-declared tree hugger!
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The cool thing about helix tattoos is that even the simplest of designs can look totally rad. Check out these three, simple lines from @abrilferrario that make a super interesting look.
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Why only have part of your helix covered, when you can tattoo over the entire thing? This bold and daring ink from @tattoo__________ink gives an edgy vibe to every occasion!
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Round Of Ap(paws)
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Does your furry friend double as your best friend? Use the helix tat trend to give the ultimate tribute to your pet. Bravo to @davevalentinestattoos for the adorable ode.
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Leaf Nothing Behind
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How gorgeous is this helix tattoo from @headandneckart? We love the mix of black ink with color and how it uses the entire ear! 10/10 would definitely recommend.
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