Nevermind about originality, you only live once.
Thinking about getting a knot at the end or something.
This is the 201X equivalent of 199X wrist flames and how many people still think that looks any good?
Plus it's full on beard/rugged/manbun/lumbersexual/pipe smoking/moustache wax user type imagery.
Don't do it to yourself.
I think that forest tattoos will decline in popularity, but I think that the motive allowes it to remain a respectable tattoo possibly for life. Forest tattoos are somewhere in between fedora and alfa tier, while flames and tribals have always been considered douchy tattoos.
> let other people decide what I do with my body
way to go, kiddo
Did you show them just these pictures or did you show them pictures of good looking muscular men with tattoos?
Because if it's the latter you are absolutely missing the point.
I have literally worked in tattoo studios, sounded by stuff like this on a daily basis, and have never heard a woman say anything like that.