Views on tattoos from those who have them and those who don't.
You can't judge a book by its cover
But one police officer suggested this man's extreme appearance was evidence of guilt.
Just one little tattoo
This mother knew her reaction to her son's tattoo was over the top - but it was the change in their relationship that really upset her
Just how will granny explain that tattoo in 40 years' time?
Tattoos are everywhere - but how will they stand up to the process of ageing?
I hate my lizard
Personal account of a woman whose main regret in life is the tattoo she had done at age 19
Think before you ink
Body graffiti may be popular among celebrities such as Angelina Jolie and Amy Winehouse, but that doesn't make it classy, attractive or wise, says Simon Mills