Advice 1: How to align the color in photoshop

Beautiful pictures, not inferior to the pictures in glossy magazines and professional portfolio is a dream of everyone. Everyone wants to see themselves in the photos is perfect — but in reality, people with perfect looks, skin and hair are not too frequent. For correction of deficiencies, there is Photoshop, and if you will learn the basics of retouching and color correction, you will be able to bring the appearance in the photo to the ideal. Let's look at how you can align the colors in photoshop for example color correction of the face.
How to align the color in photoshop
Open the photo with a large and clear image of the person you want to retouch.

Make a copy of the layer with the picture zoom for convenience and start to remove visible imperfections, blemishes and uneven areas on the face. Use the Clone Stamp tool. Select a small soft brush, and then Alt-click on the face where the skin is as smooth and smooth. Release Alt and use a brush with the Clone Stamp to the places that you want to adjust.

After correction recheck for any remaining shortcomings. If you have aligned the skin efficiently, you can proceed to the next step — directly to the alignment of skin color.
Highlight the contour of face tool to select (Pen Tool or Lasso Tool). Lock the selection in the menu, right-click, select Feather with a setting of 4-5 pixels.

Copy selected entity to a new layer and then duplicate it again, so that the layers face was two. One of these layers lighten and another to darken the keyboard shortcut Ctrl+M. Create a third layer, fill it with the alleged bodily hue, which should have a skin, and place it between the layers with dark and light face. To each of these three layers, attach the mask (Layer Mask) with a full black fill, making areas of the mask invisible.
Select the layer with the brightened face and then take on the palette white color and soft opaque brush swipe across the face where there should be light areas. Between the layer and face layer with the selected skin tone should stand the Blending mode to Soft Light. Exactly the same as in the previous layer, apply a mask to this layer of white soft brush to the face found a new shade.
To eyes, lips, eyebrows, and hair is too light, use a layer with a darkened face and show it the same way places that should remain dark.

Correct combinations of color, light and dark, while the face will acquire a completely beautiful look.
Function Opasity allows you to make a certain slot, more intense, or, conversely, bright.
Useful advice
If You want to change the color of the clothes, then the most practical method involves the use of commands, the Picture – Image and the Correction – Adjustments. You should first use the command Layer - Layer, then New adjustment layer – New Adjustment Layer. Next, select an algorithm for transforming a color, then the color of the clothes will be changed and aligned.

Advice 2: How to make a photo glossy in Photoshop

In the tale the scarlet flower middle daughter asked the father to bring her a wonderful mirror, looking at that, you should have seen the girl is always young and beautiful. Today she would have only had to ask: "Bring me, sir, a computer running a graphics editor Adobe Photoshop. Almost any image with this editor you can make photo for a glossy magazine.
How to make a photo glossy in Photoshop
Open the photo. Make a copy of the base layer Ctrl+J, to prevent damage to the photo during retouching.
The a few darkish. To correct this flaw in the main menu, choose the Image points (Image), Adjustments ("Properties") and Levels ("Levels"). In the Input Levels window, move the white slider to the left to lighten the image.
On the toolbar, select the Healing Brush Tool the Healing brush). Look on the face clean the skin, hold the keyboard Alt and click the mouse on this site. The tool is characterized by a sample. Hover the cursor over the problem area and click the left mouse button – the program will replace it with a reference fragment. Treat thus the whole image.
Now we need to fix the shape of the face and nose. From the menu Filter (Filter) choose the Liquify command ("Plastic"). On the toolbar find the Push Left Tool ("Offset"). Install is not too high values of pressure and hardness to touch-up was neat. When you run the cursor up the image beneath it shifts to the left when you pull the mouse down to the right. Changing the size of the brush, make the shape of the face and nose slimmer. Failed to cancel the action by clicking Reconstruct ("Repair"). Click OK when the result suits you.
Now you need to give the image gloss. Make a copy of the layer Ctrl+J. Select Filter, Blur (Blur), Gaussian Blur (the Gaussian Blur). Move the Radius slider up until, in your opinion, are the defects of the skin is no longer visible. Remember this value – in this case, 2.7 pixel. The filter to apply do not – hit Cancel.
In the same Filter menu go to the group Other ("Other") and choose High Pass ("Color contrast"). Expose the value that you remembered in the previous step – 2.7 pixel. Click OK.
Now apply Gaussian Blur with a radius equal to 1/3 of the value that you memorized. In this case, R=2,7:3=0.9 pixel.
Invert the layer Ctrl+I, assign the blend mode Linear Light ("Linear light"), lower opacity to 50%. Hold Alt and click on the icon Add Layer Mask ("Add layer mask" on the layers panel. Choose in the toolbar, soft white brush and paint problem areas on the face and neck, not touching eyes, hair, eyebrows and other precise contours. Merge layers Ctrl+E.
Now you need to lighten and darken individual parts of the image. Create a copy of the top layer Ctrl+J. Add an inverted layer mask as in the previous step (Alt+Add Layer Mask). The blending mode assign Screen ("Clarification"), transparency 10-15%. Ensure that the active were layer mask to paint should be on it. Choose a soft white brush and varying the diameter, lighten the forehead, cheekbones and chin of the girl. Swipe a light strip down the center of the nose. Emphasize light reflections on the lips, the hair and under the eyebrows. Merge layers Ctrl+E.
Again duplicate the top layer and apply an inverted layer mask. Now the blending mode to Multiply ("Multiply"), transparency 10-15%. White soft brush with the active layer mask, apply the shadow on the model's face on either side of the nose, on the temples, along the cheeks and around the chin. Darken the area around the eyes and lips, emphasize the shadows on the neck. Drain layers.
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