Katie Waissel shows off her 15th tattoo, a tribute to her mum?

Published Tuesday, Sep 17 2013, 17:15 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
Former X Factor contestant Katie Waissel has revealed her latest tattoo, which is thought to be a tribute to her mother.

Katie, 19, has had the words 'Mama lives here' inked in italic lettering on the left-hand side of her lower chest.

Katie Waissel unveils her 'mama lives here' tattoo - 17 September 2013

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The body art is believed to be about Katie's mum Diana and she unveiled it to fans for the first time on Instagram today (17 September).

Katie has lifted up her T-shirt to reveal the tat in a picture and, alongside it, she has confirmed it is her 15th scribing.

The singer said: "Ahhhh I LOVE my new tattoo so excited!!! #mamaliveshere #no15."

Katie Waissel appears on This Mornings to talk about cyber bullying - 12 September 2013


Last week, Katie admitted on This Morning that a cyber troll threatened to shoot her while she was on The X Factor.

At the time, Diana spoke out about what her daughter was going through, saying: "We don't like all these bullying tactics.

"I want the British public to get behind her and give her a chance."

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