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Husband Controls Her Appearance, But When He Dies, Widow Totally Transforms

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Show me a man who controls the way his wife looks, and I'll show you a man with an unhappy wife.

For Charlotte Guttenberg, she had always wanted a tattoo. But her husband wouldn't allow it. He has his mind made up as to "what a woman should look like" and because Charlotte wanted to be a good wife, she obeyed him.

"I always wanted tattoos. My husband...forbade me from having tattoos. His whole concept was that no lady would have a tattoo. But it didn't stop me wanting one," said Charlotte.

But when Charlotte's husband died 10 years ago, she knew exactly what she wanted to do.

"It was a life-defining step for me," says Charlotte of her first tattoo. "Every tattoo I have has a meaning to me. They all flow into a story."

Now, at age 67, Charlotte holds the Guinness World Record for female senior citizen with the most tattoos. Over 92% of her body is covered. It took 10 years to complete the process, but while she was getting her tattoos Charlotte met her now-husband, Charles Helmke. Helmke holds the Guinness World Record for most tattooed male senior citizen. It's a match made in heaven!

Continue reading to see what they look like!

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