In 2008 and 2011 articles from The Gloss and Daily Mail, writers asserted that many men feel that women with tattoos are trend-followers and may have a different set of values than them. Men also asserted that a woman with tattoos is stronger than them in terms of tolerating pain.
Men also think that women with excessive tattoos have messed up their bodies. Some men feel that women with tattoos are not original in their thinking and may be shallow and lacking in intelligence. Men may also get the impression that women with tattoos are aggressive. Some men over 40 may be of the opinion that a woman with tattoos has no class.