In the current 24/7 media cycle, anything a mega celebrity like Justin Bieber does makes headlines immediately. While he’s had countless controversial moments in the past, Bieber’s brand new face tattoo this weekend still came as something of a surprise to his fans, as the reaction on Twitter can attest. Personal feels about face ink aside, this new move does represent the ending of one chapter in his career and the beginning of another: Bieber is definitely not a child star anymore.
The new ink, a small cross next to Bieber’s eye meant to symbolize “faith and purpose in God,” puts the singer in the company of some other bold celebrities and regular people—remember “Mugshot Model” Jeremy Meeks or that girl who got DRAKE tattooed on her forehead?—who’ve thrown caution to the mind and marked up their mugs. Here are some of most notable face tattoos to date.