The 23-year-old former Metro Station band member and older brother to singer and actress Miley Cyrus accompanied the picture with the tweet: "Got my head tatted today! Excuse all the ink on my face. And yes this hurt!!!"
Trace, who owns clothing company From Backseats to Bedrooms, was at the tattoo parlour with his father, 'Achy Breaky Heart' singer Billy Ray Cyrus. Trace added: "With my dad! He is getting his back tattooed! Gangster!"
He also tweeted that there is more to come, writing: "Thank you Chris Garcia for coming up from Vegas to tattoo my family and I. I cant wait till next week to tattoo the other side of my head!"