Are you considering getting a tattoo of your zodiac sign? It definitely has an appeal. The signs of the zodiac have a mysterious quality about them, and are not immediately recognized by most people. Getting that sort of tattoo is much like getting a tattoo of a word in a different language. It is mostly the mystery that appeals. So if you want to enjoy one of these mysterious tattoos, you should think through a few different things before you go in to have it done. Since the tattoo will be with you for the rest of your life, you should make sure it is exactly what you want before you get it.
There are several different things that can represent a given sign of the zodiac. The first is the animal that it is associated with. There are many directions you can take this. You could get a tattoo of the constellation with the stars drawn and connected with lines, or you could get the plain animal. Or you could do a combination of the two, and show the animal with a sort of x-ray of the constellation that makes it up. All of these are fairly recognizable as representing a zodiac sign.
You could also choose to get a tattoo that is of the symbol associated with your zodiac sign. Each sign has a symbol, and all of them take the same length to draw. They are very interesting to look at, and are less recognizable than the animals or constellations. You can find visual representations of these in most tattoo shops, and they are a very simple type of tattoo to get. These are usually able to be done in one day.
There are also many people who take a zodiac tattoo to the extreme, and get the entire zodiac chart in one giant tattoo. This is the very recognizable circular thing that shows where all of the animals are and what constellations are associated with them, and so on. These are often drawn in foreign languages. If you are a big fan of astrology, then you may be interested by the prospect of having this chart on your body. Whatever you choose, you should always be sure that you are ready to live with it for your life.