Tribal is a very popular tattoo design. It is very distinctive and characterized by a certain simplicity, abstractness, distinctive outline and a dark color (usually black). Those tattoos are popular among both women and men. This type of tattoos have a long history, they were executed a few thousand years ago. Currently such tattoo designs are very popular.
Some time ago this tattoo meant a membership to certain group of people and it also could be some type of information about the owner. Tribal tattoo design is a simple tattoo but it does not mean that anyone can perform it. Only professionally made tattoo will look good. In other case, there may be some inequalities which in this type of design are clearly visible or just all the tattoo will be screw up.