I Covered Up My Embarrassing Early-2000s Tattoo

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  • Published: 17 March 2019
  • "It's just the most early-2000s tattoo I've ever seen"

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Comments • 1 519

  • Aexotiic Chaos
    Aexotiic Chaos  12 hours back

    You can still see the sparkles

    • sadee xiong
      sadee xiong  1 days back

      WOOOOW this tattoo artist is absolute garbage!

      • crystalheartXD
        crystalheartXD  1 days back

        The tattoo artist is absolutely stunning

        • Georgia  Benjamin
          Georgia Benjamin  1 days back

          It looks like she has a giant mole on her back which needs to be checked out by a doctor.... I feel bad for her the tattooist shouldn't had done that, at least give the woman a night to sleep on it!

          • Asia DelRosario
            Asia DelRosario  1 days back

            The artist really copped out on the design by just filling it with black. It could have been a very cool landscape as she asked. Also, she should have went to someone who did cover ups I don’t think that girl did actual tattoo coverups.

            • agnoP neruaL
              agnoP neruaL  2 days back

              She did her dirty.... that tattoo was faded enough where she could have done ANYTHING. But she got a solid black tattoo that already looks super aged. That’s so sad

              • David Schwartz
                David Schwartz  2 days back

                I stopped watching when she said cultural appropriation

                • Trang Vu Thuy
                  Trang Vu Thuy  3 days back

                  Yo my mom have a Butterfly and the word dream in chinese too!!

                  • Alexandria Petre
                    Alexandria Petre  3 days back

                    She actually got the traditional chinese symbol for dream so it would be recognized more as Kanji or the Japanese character for it. Mainland china uses 梦 now adays

                    • Cheryl Ametewee
                      Cheryl Ametewee  3 days back

                      terrible job!

                      • slenderdan15
                        slenderdan15  3 days back

                        bruvv it would be so cool to get a luttle forest in white in the black area

                        • Hidayat Rajab
                          Hidayat Rajab  4 days back

                          My girlfriend had tattoos then I told her if you don't want to remove then I will break up then she removed and now she doesn't

                          • Hidayat Rajab
                            Hidayat Rajab  4 days back

                            I hate tattoos

                            • It’s ya girl Jada Jada

                              It was just a black box that makes me so mad

                              • Raquel henri
                                Raquel henri  7 days back

                                I got my first tattoo when I was 16.
                                Its well done but its my only regrettable one😂

                                • Flynn Moore
                                  Flynn Moore  1 weeks back

                                  Oh my GOD that’s horrid !!! that’s not what she wanted ??? a BLACK box?? Noooo

                                  • Un Lugubre Equivoco
                                    Un Lugubre Equivoco  1 weeks back

                                    At least she likes the final result, so it's ok

                                    • Melanie Branch
                                      Melanie Branch  1 weeks back

                                      Her old tattoo was way faded enough to do something other than a BIG BLACK BOX. poor girl BuzzFeed screwed her over

                                      • Brittney May
                                        Brittney May  2 weeks back

                                        So she covered her clients '00 trendy bs with 2019 trendy bs, I thought the point was to make it look classic so it isn't dated.

                                        • Grace Strodtbeck
                                          Grace Strodtbeck  2 weeks back

                                          I've seen artists cover up huge dark tattoos with what the client asked for. A big black box should be last resort

                                          • Prehistoric Baby
                                            Prehistoric Baby  2 weeks back

                                            I feel so bad that's a horrible tattoo :( rip

                                            • Prehistoric Baby
                                              Prehistoric Baby  2 weeks back

                                              I'd smash

                                              • Luana
                                                Luana  2 weeks back

                                                ok i think it doesn't look that bad(?) but it looks this doesn't belong in her back, if this was in her arm would look better i think

                                                • Tilly Caddy
                                                  Tilly Caddy  2 weeks back

                                                  I’m not a professional but surely u don’t just do a black box over it (unless it’s what the client wants ) you would do a piece of art over it not just a black box . I was kinda disappointed I thought that the hills and tree picture that she wanted would have looked so pretty on her!

                                                  • Vitamin K Cee
                                                    Vitamin K Cee  2 weeks back

                                                    She just basically made a solid black square tattoo on top of the old tattoo and just made some flower borders to make it 'cute' 😂😂😂

                                                    • Chiara Gaia
                                                      Chiara Gaia  2 weeks back

                                                      wait... how is having a chinese symbol tattooed on your back cultural appropriation??

                                                      • Ashley Alvarado
                                                        Ashley Alvarado  3 weeks back

                                                        This decision is worst than the butterfly.

                                                        • Elli E.
                                                          Elli E.  3 weeks back

                                                          I wasn't sure about the black but it looks great in my opinion and I don't understand why nobody likes it...like yes, it's unprofessional that she didn't follow her request but I think the woman rlly liked the new idea and she could've said sth about it.

                                                          • Jk Jk
                                                            Jk Jk  3 weeks back

                                                            It’s going to look like a giant mole from far away.

                                                            • Christy T
                                                              Christy T  3 weeks back

                                                              She should have added some color to the flowers.

                                                              • Emma louise
                                                                Emma louise  3 weeks back

                                                                Literally the artist is so uncreative that she has to cover the tattoo with a BLACK OUT SQAURE. Like what

                                                                • Snodge Kat
                                                                  Snodge Kat  4 weeks back

                                                                  Strange.

                                                                  • Luiza Netto
                                                                    Luiza Netto  1 months back

                                                                    I think this is the worst cover up I have ever seen... it’s so lazy and she didn’t even care about the client request

                                                                    • frankie051789
                                                                      frankie051789  1 months back

                                                                      Why didn’t they get someone who specializes in coverups? Also, I find it hilarious that she covered one trendy tattoo up with a more currently trendy tattoo.

                                                                      • Arielle Bunevitsky
                                                                        Arielle Bunevitsky  1 months back

                                                                        It looks like a cover up, you know when someone has a tattoo like that there is something stupid underneath which is the exact opposite of the purpose of a cover up. The artist didn’t include anything the client requested and all the the flowers look decent she can no longer cover up a giant black diamond. Serious shame on the artist

                                                                        • Kaleigh Bell
                                                                          Kaleigh Bell  1 months back

                                                                          Ok but why not just do some mountains and happy trees in the diamond instead of the black...?

                                                                          • Sierra Freeman
                                                                            Sierra Freeman  1 months back

                                                                            It is a cop out of a cover up
                                                                            Instead of taking the time to take in her requests, she goes to just cover it with a black spot.
                                                                            Idk the relationship of this artist to buzzfeed, but if she herself says she doesn't like/do cover ups cause she likes small and dainty, they should have gotten someone that can do the cover up still small but an actual design.
                                                                            It is not an "awful" tat but I sure dont want it

                                                                            • meach Patel
                                                                              meach Patel  1 months back

                                                                              The solid black diamond kinda looks like the artist is just lazy.

                                                                              • Camryn Mullen
                                                                                Camryn Mullen  1 months back

                                                                                “Cultural appropriation” HAHAH what

                                                                                • Jazz Kahnert-Wolchak
                                                                                  Jazz Kahnert-Wolchak  1 months back

                                                                                  She didn’t cover, she just blacked it out? That’s like erasing in tattooing.

                                                                                  • Big Bitch
                                                                                    Big Bitch  1 months back

                                                                                    This is one of the worst cover ups I’ve ever seen, not at all what she asked for in the slightest.


                                                                                    Here ma’am have a big black diamond

                                                                                    • Jemima Kerr
                                                                                      Jemima Kerr  1 months back

                                                                                      You could tell she didn’t like it. Terrible job

                                                                                      • kittie paws
                                                                                        kittie paws  1 months back

                                                                                        My gawwwd awful look like a flat screen tv on her back with flowers above it just horrible

                                                                                        • Laila Smith
                                                                                          Laila Smith  1 months back

                                                                                          I honestly thought that the tattoo was good. But after reading all the comments I’m starting to think otherwise.

                                                                                          • Monky Moon
                                                                                            Monky Moon  2 months back

                                                                                            Bad tattoo Covered Up i ever seen.. OMG.

                                                                                            • Jessmine Cheong
                                                                                              Jessmine Cheong  2 months back

                                                                                              This is literally a cover up , using a black box to cover the old tat😂

                                                                                              • Abbie Jennings
                                                                                                Abbie Jennings  2 months back

                                                                                                Cultural appropriation...? Meanwhile gets Japanese cherry blossoms. Just get what you like!!

                                                                                                • _Never Mind_
                                                                                                  _Never Mind_  2 months back

                                                                                                  I would just get The tatto removed and not make it even worse

                                                                                                  • BTS JIMINIE
                                                                                                    BTS JIMINIE  1 months back

                                                                                                    _Never Mind_ it’s so PAINFUL