Demi Lovato is a singer and actress that raised Hollywood and whom you may know from the star in “Barney $ Friends” growing up to the singer of “Body says.” Covering her way from Disney to being an amazing star and singer, she is not only known for her singing talent, but she also became popular for a great, as well as meaningful tattoos that showcase her beliefs and struggles and also help her cope with them positively.
- “You make me beautiful” tattoo on her side of ribs.
This is one of the first tattoos of Demi that she got at the age of 16, and it is from the famous song ‘Beautiful’ by Bethany Dillon. The words ‘You make me beautiful’ seem to be very encouraging words to this star. It is a tattoo which was added two times, once with feathers and after that by dream catcher, which made it a huge tattoo in the year 2016 by some popular tattoo artist, called Bang Bang. Adding the dream catcher had religious meaning for Demi and gave her strength.
- A feather behind her ear.
Demi also got a turquoise feather tattoo behind her left ear that she says has no meaning, but it was only for fun. Demi also says that she liked the design and though it has been rather cute as a tattoo design.
- “Stay Strong” tattoo with a heart on her wrists.
One of the most important tattoos of Demi is the one on her wrist, saying ‘Stay Strong’ which she got in 2011. This is an important ink for her as it reminds her to be positive. She got the tattoo after she came out of rehab because of her issues with cutting, as well as bulimia, and got it inked on her wrist where she used to cut herself. According to her saying, this is a symbolic tattoo for her, and she wanted to cover up her bruises and then replace them with something beautiful and permanent.
- Lips on her wrist.
In the series of serious tattoos, she got a fun, as well as a playful tattoo that is red lip tattoo on her left wrist. She got the tattoo with her friends Hanna Beth Merjos, Ivey Ensley and also Lauren Pietra, and ink of the lips of Ivey. Although it was a friendship tattoo, she claimed that she hated it and, in 2015, got it covered with a rose tattoo.
- A cross on her hand.
Demi Lovato also got a black cross inked on her right hand in 2011, to show her devotion to Christianity.
- Feathers on her side.
The first tattoo of Demi also got the addition of some beautiful feathers on her side that was precisely added to enhance the beauty of her tattoo from previously.
- “Peace” on her finger. Demi Lovato got the word ‘Peace’ inked on the side of her middle finger of her left hand. The tattoo is also written in a script font and is wearing off little by little as of the unusual spot that causes the ink to fade away.
- ‘Rock n Roll’ on her finger.
She got the words ‘Rock n Roll’ tattooed on the middle finger of her right hand. She said that she is a big fan of this type of music and that is why I got it inked. She also said that she would consider getting laser tattoo removal for this specific ink.
- ‘Faith’ on her arm.
Demi also got the word ‘Faith’ inked on her right arm below the elbow. This is among her first inks. Also, it is a matching tattoo that she got with her friend Lauren Martin.
- “Let Go & Let God” on her feet.
In September 2012, Demi tattooed the words ‘Let Go & Let God’ which is placed on her both feet where Let Go is on the right one, while Let God is on the left.
- A flock of birds on her arm.
This is one of her biggest tattoos, a flock of 12 birds inked on her right forearm, surrounding her tattoo ‘Faith’ from previously. The birds are a symbol of freedom for her, and the 12 birds which were not intentional while she got them, is probably connected to Alcoholic Anonymous 12 step recovery program. She called the tattoo as the steps towards her freedom from substance abuse.
- ‘Now I’m A Warrior’ on her shoulder blade.
She got this tattoo on her shoulder blade from the tattoo artist Bang Bang, in 2013. This tattoo is a dedication to her album ‘Warrior,’ also having a song with the same name, talking about her struggles.
- A Roman number ‘III’ on her left wrist.
Demi Lovato got Roman number III on her left wrist, honoring her father. He died in June 2013 after a long battle with cancer. This number was the favorite one of her father, as he was a fan of NASCAR racer Dale Earnhardt, who drove a car with number 3.
- An outline of Africa on her elbow.
She got an outline of Africa as a tattoo design on her right elbow. This tattoo was a commemoration of her 21st birthday, which she celebrated in Kenya. She went there with the charity ‘WE” and helped in building a school there.
- Roman numerals on her side.
She has five dates inked on her side in Roman numerals from the tattoo artist Bang Bang. The dates signify the birthdays of the members of her family.
- Rose on her forearm.
She got a gray rose tattoo on her forearm in 2015. This is a tattoo that has been a cover-up for the kiss tattoo, which we mentioned above. The ink is surrounded by dark black leaves.
- The second rose on her forearm.
In 2016, Demi Lovato got the second rose tattoo to add on to the one which already existed. This added tattoo has leaves that spread up to the backside of her arm, next to the III tattoo.
- ‘Buddy was here’ tattoo on her foot.
In 2015, Demi got a writing tattoo on the inside of her left foot, with the words written ‘Buddy was here.’ This is a tattoo that is in memory of her dog Buddy that has been killed in an accident. She had a very close relationship with her dog.
- Smiley face on her pinky finger.
This long list of her tattoos ends with a sweet smiley face tattoo placed on the inside tip of her pinkie finger. It is a tattoo that does not have a serious meaning for Demi, saying that life is too short for not tattooing your pinky.