Mel Gibson’s pregnant ex Oksana Grigorieva has announced she’s having the tattoo Mel recommended for her removed. Nothing says, “This is something you’re not gonna want to live with permanently,” like a communist hammer and sickle.
But no judgement. A lot of people have been there. You get something that is trendy at the time like a skull and heart with the word “Mom” or something that you think is cute like pooh bear kissing a kitten chasing a butterfly on your lower back. Then you wait a few years for the regret to set in. Worse off are those who get another person’s name etched only to have the relationship last much shorter than forever.
What other celeb parents have had second thoughts on their questionable choice of ink and went under the laser to get their tattoos removed or altered? Let’s take a look.
Jessica Alba, mom to cutie Honor Marie, had a bird and flower removed from her neck.
Daddy of two Tony Danza had his “Keep On Truckin” tat taken off.
Johnny Depp famously had his tattoo Winona Forever, which he got for Winona Ryder, changed to Wino Forever when they split.
Charlie Sheen had Denise, for ex wife Denise Richards, taken off when they divorced.
Likewise, Denise had her Charlie tattoo removed.
Britney Spears had the Hebrew lettering on her neck taken off.
Angelina Jolie had her Billy Bob tattoo, for ex husband Billy Bob Thorton, removed and then covered with the birthplaces of her kids.