A father who has covered his body in tattoos – even having his private parts inked – said he now regrets every single one of his designs.
Paul, 26, from Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire went on a ‘tattoo binge’ when he turned 18 and spent the next few years getting his chest, arms, back and neck covered in body art.
His designs include a Harry Potter style lightning bolt on the side of his face, the words ‘loyalty’ over his eyebrow and angel wings across his back.
Scroll down for video Paul 26, from Scunthorpe, Lincolnshire admits he was once addicted to getting tattoos but now he hates them all and says he has outgrown them The welder wants to start laser removal on the angel wings on his back which he now thinks resemble a bunch of bananas and mean nothing to him During his tattoo binge Paul even got a tattoo on the inside of his lip that reads ‘lovely’ He even had words tattooed inside his lips and designs – including an anchor and a pair of lips – on his penis.
But now the welder says he hates all his tattoos and he is prepared to endure multiple sessions of laser surgery over the next ten years to have them removed.
‘I have completely outgrown my body suit, I need to get rid of it and forget about it,’ he told Katie Piper on the latest episode of Channel 4’s Bodyshockers.
‘If I could get a giant laser or juice to dip me in and pull me out without the tattoos that would be fantastic.’
Paul revealed how he initially loved his tattooed look as it fitted with the wild lifestyle of his youth.
He would share pictures of his body art online and the attention he received only spurred him on to get more. Now a husband and father, pictured with his wife and son, Paul said his tattoos are a reminder of his wild past He said: ‘I […]