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In this Photoshop tutorial I will show you how to create a nice soft skin effect for fantasy manipulations. It’s an advanced photoshop tutorial that will go through several retouching techniques to correct light and shadow problems on the skin and how to correct color.
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Intro: 0:00
Create soft skin using the Mixer Brush tool and the Surface Blur filter – 10:08
Eliminate unwanted highlights using the Darken blend mode – 16:02
Eliminate shadows non-destructively using the Lighten blend mode – 20:19
Re-paint hair using the Smudge tool – 33:44

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