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6 Tiny Tattoos That Pack a Powerful Punch

While body art is beautiful, your tattoo doesn't have to cover a ton of surface area to grab attention.Here are some of our favorite tattoos that are small in size, but still eye-catching.

This teeny tattoo helps the world know you may be feeling a *tad* prickly, so proceed with caution.

Little cactus done by matte!! Take a look and then share it!! #tattoos #piercings #fortcollins #csurams #camtheram #covenanttattoo #freakshowtattoo #rocksteadytattoo #coloradostateuniversity

15 Likes, 3 Comments - Covenant Tattoo (@tattoocovenant) on Instagram: "Little cactus done by matte!! Take a look and then share it!! #tattoos #piercings #fortcollins..."

We adore this tiny bouquet. Wouldn't you love to have this adorning your arm?

146 Likes, 5 Comments - Églee Tattoo (@eglee.tattoo) on Instagram: "✓"

Mario fans will want to get this ink immediately.

1Up TATTOO.. #tattooedgirls #tattoos #tattoo #mariobrostattoo #inkedtattoo #inktattoo #nintendo #linetattoo #linetattoomaster #confianza #manizalestattoo #manizales... Para citas y cotizaciones . 301 521 8633! O en el Estudio directamente

64 Likes, 1 Comments - Alejandro Castrillon (@elalejotattoo) on Instagram: "1Up TATTOO.. #tattooedgirls #tattoos #tattoo #mariobrostattoo #inkedtattoo #inktattoo #nintendo..."

 

The level of detail on this dreamcatcher is insane.

@tattoofet #ink #women #girls #inker #tattoos #tattoo #ideasink #fet #inspiration #inkstagram #woman #beautiful

15 Likes, 1 Comments - @irdvtattoos on Instagram: "@tattoofet #ink #women #girls #inker #tattoos #tattoo #ideasink #fet #inspiration #inkstagram..."

 

It doesn't get much sweeter or more whimsical than these two birds resting cheerfully on a branch.

Homenagem a pequena Isa #tattoos #tatuagensdelicadas #tattoospequenas ##tattoodelicada #tattoonomedafilha #tattoo

97 Likes, 2 Comments - Naldinho Martins (@naldinho_tattoo) on Instagram: "Homenagem a pequena Isa #tattoos #tatuagensdelicadas #tattoospequenas ##tattoodelicada..."

 

If you're looking for something small yet beautiful, this tattoo serves as a perfect piece of inspiration.

Small one !????????#caras #itgirl #instagirls #style #fashionista #moda #tattoo #tinelli #madnessclothing #tatuajes #tattoos #tatuaje #cande #mrinternational #newvideo #positivity #positivevibes #positiveenergy #positivequotes #positivethinking #instapic #instamusic #instavideo #photooftheday #newartist #newmusic #newhit #music #musica #artist

24 Likes, 1 Comments - NIKINK TATTOO ® (@nixinktattoo) on Instagram: "Small one !????????#caras #itgirl #instagirls #style #fashionista #moda #tattoo #tinelli #madnessclothing..."

 

We can't get enough of these delicate pieces.

 

Lauren Levine is a freelance writer who has contributed to publications and websites including The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, American Way magazine, The Huffington Post, Hello Giggles, Bustle, Thrillist, Thought Catalog, and others.