You can make sure that you don't get stereotyped. Looking at tattoo pictures can help you find tattoos that look refined or that suite your particular tastes. By reviewing a lot of pictures, you can avoid those designs that can put you in a group you don't really belong to.
Where to Find Pictures
The Internet - There are online and offline design pictures. The local tattoo parlor or any of the online tattoo sites have numerous designs to show. Once you find a design that you like, consider asking the artists or website for pictures of the design worn by real models.