Choosing a tattoo

How To Test Out A Tattoo Online

Mary Smith
By Mary Smith. Updated: June 5, 2018
How To Test Out A Tattoo Online

If you've been thinking about getting a tattoo but are worried that the design may not look as good on your body as it does in your mind, a French site called TatouPourToi has found a way to solve this little problem. It's a website that allows you to simulate your tattoo quickly, easily and for free.

But do you not know how to use this service? At, we will explain.

You'll need:

  • A computer with internet access
  • Smartphone
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Steps to follow:


Click here to go to Tatoupourtoi.


To try out a tattoo select 'Creér mon tatouage gratuitement'.

How To Test Out A Tattoo Online - Step 2

Select whether you are male or female then click on the body part where you want to get the tattoo (arm, back, ankle, etc.).

While the website uses the image of a model depending on your sex, you can also upload your own picture to see how the tattoo design would look on you.


Browse through the menu to display the different designs offered; they are divided into different thematic categories and you can drag them onto the exact part of your body as well as re-size them.

How To Test Out A Tattoo Online - Step 4

Have you tested the tattoo and like the result? To save the picture, just enter your email address and you can receive it as an e-mail with a link to download. Easy as pie!


There are some tattoo apps which might be helpful. To check your desired tattoo design, you'll need to take a photo of the area where you want your tattoo done. Then, select or download your tattoo design to see how it would look on your photographed body part.

Unfortunately this app is only available on iTunes.

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  • Another option if you want to try out a tattoo on a certain area of your body is to get a temporary tattoo with your chosen design and then reach a decision.
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