Gecko tattoos are not really rich in symbolism like other forms of tattoos. They are generally believed to be a sign of regeneration and sometimes luck. But the symbolic meaning behind these tattoos is not the reason that people choose to have them inked. No, most people choose to get a gecko tattoo design because they think they are cute or interesting.
The beautiful thing about gecko tattoos is that there are a huge variety of different kinds of geckos to choose from. Geckos cover three subfamilies, eighty genera and about six hundred species.
These lizards can be found all over the world, but are generally more prevalent in warmer climates. These lizards also come in a variety of different shades of green, blues, oranges and reds. This gives a person who is looking to have a gecko tattoo added to their collection of body art a lot of different options indeed.
The majority of gecko tattoos depict the lizards in their natural habitat. They can be shown sunning themselves on a rock, climbing along a tree branch or dashing across a stream. They can also be combined with other element to create fantastic natural scenes that explode with action. These are just some of the things to consider when choosing a gecko tattoo that is right for you.