Extensive retouching can leave skin looking artificially smooth, like molded plastic. Also, make sure that Aligned is not selected in the tool options bar. Determines how the source or pattern blends with existing pixels. Each time you click, you'll get a different result. Click it again to turn the "Spot Healing" layer back on and view your image with the skin blemishes removed:. Select a face and adjust the facial characteristics of a person. If you experience problems with large images, try the following approaches:
Sets the amount of lightening or darkening along the edges of an image.
Retouch and correct photos
Contents Getting started Using the Straighten tool Removing red eye in the Organizer Removing wrinkles and spots Restoring a damaged photograph Review questions Review answers. It takes damaged or unwanted texture from one area and replaces it with good texture from the surrounding area. Longer strokes may produce unacceptable results. Click it once to turn the "Spot Healing" layer off and view the original, unedited version:. When you make a new selection over an existing selection, only the common area overlapping the new and old selection continues to be selected. Scaling up effectively results in cropping the image and interpolating up to the original pixel dimensions. Here, I'm positioning my brush over one of the pimples, and I've resized my brush so that the cursor the black circular outline is just a bit larger than the pimple itself:.