K-Pop idols are not new to getting their dermis inked and most of these artists are showing it proudly from their socials. NCT members are no foreign of the concept, as they are seen to having signature tattoos being most of them self-designed and of own volition.
Evocative and direct, the boy group’s music transcends through their atelier of which free from just lyrics and performances. Let me walk you through some of the Neos’ distinct and most creative body arts:
5 Expressive NCT Tattoos NCTzen should know
As sunflowers bring warmth and happiness, so as to the member to whom this symbol belongs to. With yellow and bright green monochromatic colors, it signifies a persona that is surely genuine and fun to be with. Personality of which will make you exhaust in laughter.
Got it, NCTzen? It is our one and only Chicago boy, JOHNNY, alluring of wide smile and striking handsomeness. Posing with his camera as he lays on a bunch of daisies, our resident fluffy bear exudes of softness as his tatt breathes on pristine lush. Lucky you have him as your friend, Jason.
Little Ruby is an image of a dog that is so dear to one of NCT’s talented main dancers. His dedication also lead the group of four units is beyond amazing, truly a gift to all NCTzen. Not only that he decided to ink his dog’s figure to his arm out of love, but he also mentioned that it is reminiscent of Ruby’s memories.
NCT center TAEYONG is the tattoo’s owner, likewise of the name from where it is inspired. Ruby is Bubu’s family dog and from the day his favorite pal passed away, he decided the image to be tattooed so he can still feel Ruby’s presence any time. Our leader proves that canines are in fact, man’s best friend.
Sharpened with blade-like details and gothic reference, the crescent moon tatt is charming and daunting to look at first glance. Something a main dancer could have, well, might it be? With an interesting background, this symbol caught the OGs’ attention when it debuted on screen.
Yup, it’s no other than WayV TEN’s tattoo! The stunning design is coded from his art style, or of which peg by his own illustrations. Astonishingly, it covered our Thai king’s scar that is guess what, crescent shaped also. A literal scar to your beautiful manifesto that brings out the best out of almost invisible foible.
Have an idea who The Nabi belongs to? Eye-catching just as that, the butterfly body art is considered an iconic one amongst all NCT tattoos. Giving you a hint, it is also a part of NCT 127’s current world tour as a solo performance. Distracting of its beauty, this expressive skin art draws everyone’s attention spot on.
You got it right! YUTA embodies the grace of butterfly wings, dancing of perfect whirls and sways. With his majestic charisma, our Japanese royalty rocks any shoot letting his tatt take the light out of shine and glam. Having an incorporated stage on NCT 127 The Link tour, we really can’t question the power this figure holds.
Pretty just as the owner, the cherry blossom flower is connotative of great harmony and love. Inked in blue and teal-ish green, the design’s minimal scarlet color evokes a whole different aesthetic. Reminding that the beholder of this tatt is also great at 2D drawing and painting.
Well, who wouldn’t get it the first try? TEN is our connoisseur of an artist, showcasing again his great footing to expressing art and the such. This particular inked image is a fan-favorite when it comes to video call events. Giggling each comeback as he introduce it online as per NCTzen and WayZenNi’s requests, our Chittaphon is all but down.
Perhaps, it is time to prolly get inked, right? Indeed, NCT members look good on their signature tattoos. With a form of expression like theirs, we can all assure to witness even more as with their undying passion of art and music alike.
Hiroshi Bagason Allera is a covertly non-conformist writer who loves K-Pop. Fond of writing lifestyle and entertainment, music, and stories of greater masses. Hiro sees through the fun of life and creates pieces using the power of words and a little bit of beneficence.