Perhaps the heighten interest in alien tattoos began in the 1950’s with the mystery clouting the infamous Area 51 incident in which the United States government allegedly took part in an organized cover-up of an encounter of the third kind involving a crash course of aliens visiting Earth aboard a spaceship. Since then iconic alien-themed images have evolved from ambiguous sketches in classified reports to finely detailed body art in the form of alien tattoos inked by professional tattoo artists leading into the 21st century. Tattoo artistsbegin by drawing an outlineof an iconic alien tattoo with the basic foundation of a teardrop-shaped head with a pair of peering large oval black eyes. Many alien tattoos are also adorned with spaceships with colorful strobe lights, planets, stars or other images of extraterrestrial life forms.
Alien tattoos are popular among sci-fi fans or individuals with a keen interest in extraterrestrial life forms visiting Earth’s soil from time to time. Whether it’s a cute and friendly three-headed green Martian, intimidating creatures from outer space with hollow and haunting eyes, or freaky foreign species of an unknown kind, there’s a wide selection of alien tattoos available to select from in many different sizes, colors, styles, and prices.