24/08/2013 15:55 BST | Updated 27/08/2013 18:08 BST

Cheryl Cole's Back Tattoo Covers Her Naked Geordie Bum (PICTURE)

Cheryl Cole’s famous back tattoo extends all the way down, a photo has revealed. Covering the Geordie girl’s entire bum cheeks, as well as the tops of her thighs, this monumental piece of human inking was exposed when tattooist Nikko Hurtado posted a shot of the painted pertness on Instagram.

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Along with the picture, the artists posted the message: "Here is a in progress shot of a Tattoo I've been covering up and reworking. Really exited to show healed shots. It was some intense tattooing sessions. She's tough as nails."

It didn't take long for watchers to realise who owned the rose-covered cheeks and the Instagram snap quickly went viral, gathering more than 30,000 "likes".