Tattoos are not a new concept, for the oldest tattoos ever found were on Ötzi, a 5000-year-old human. Tattoos have a lot of symbolism according to various cultures, and many say that it helps in relieving stress and chronic diseases like arthritis and nerve disorders.
The art of tattooing started in the mid-20th century when the hippie culture began in Western countries. Young women and men got tattoos as a sign of rebellion against the strict sexist and archaic views of the patriarchal society and a protest against many governmental and cultural wrongdoings such as the Vietnam War in the USA and the baseless stereotypes and injustice towards LGBTQ+ people. As the Eastern countries were Americanised, tattoos' art as a sig