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Photoshop Tip: How to smooth skin

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Tips & Tutorials, by Mark White
February 15, 2012

This quick tip reveals how to remove blemishes in Photoshop

Retouching Portraits

One way to quickly retouch skin is by painting with the Brush tool.

Set its Mode to Screen in the Options bar and lower Opacity to 20%. Apply the changes to a new layer and be sure to sample a colour from a light part of the model’s face.

By painting over the blemishes, shadows and wrinkles, smoothing skin is easy!