Can Bulking Up Affect Your Tattoos?

Your arms are the most susceptible to muscle change, and they’re one of the main parts of your body that you’re likely going to focus on building up. If you have ink on your arms, here’s the low-down on how adding muscle could change those tattoos.


Whether or not a tattoo is going to be affected on a sleeve fully depends on what part of your arm that sleeve tattoo is on. Your upper and forearms are built differently, and they show muscle definition differently as well. But does that change how your tattoo looks? Let’s break it down.

Upper Arm