From botched Chinese characters to morbid death wishes, these bad celebrity tattoo pictures might leave you feeling confused and at other times, frightened.

While recording artists like Eminem, Britney Spears and Chris Brown might make good decisions in the studio, the same cannot always be said for trips to the tattoo parlor. Some other singers like Justin Bieber have their youth to blame, but for grown men like T-Pain, there is absolutely no excuse.

We don't know what was running through their heads when they went under the needle for these ink jobs, but you can check out some seriously bad celebrity tattoo pictures below.