The hand is located at the end of the arm and usually has five fingers. The hand is used in everyday activities and is an important part of the body. There are 27 bones in the hand of a human being, and these assist the hand with doing various activities during the day. The palm is the central part of the hand, and some people may even have a reading of the palm to predict life events. Hand tattoos make an extremely bold statement. Some people go for a small subtle design on their hand, while others choose to completely cover their hand. Some hand tattoos are extensions from the arm. Regardless of your tattoo of choice, the hand is a common place to put your tattoo design.