Step 19 – Shadows and Light
Add some shadows and light behind the model. To do that create two different layers paint one with a soft round brush color black, and the other with white.
Step 20 – Layers mode.
The layer you paint with the white brush use it in soft light with 60% of opacity
And the layer you paint with black just reduce the opacity to 85%
Step 21 – Legs
Make the model’s legs less darker, to do that select the legs with the lasso tool (L). and the press Ctrl+J to duplicate the selection.
Step 22 – Layer mode
Change layer’s mode to Screen and reduce the opacity to 60%.
Step 23 – Select the Skin
Now select the model’s skin using the lasso tool once again, duplicate the selection pressing Ctrl+J.
Step 24 – Less Saturation
Go to the menu Image – Adjustments – Hue/ Saturation (Ctrl+U) and in the option saturation use: -30
Step 25 – The eyes
Paint over the eyes with a soft round brush 2px in a blue tone. Also paint details with black and white.
Step 26 – Lips
Go to model’s original layer select the lips with the lasso tool and change the color to soft pink (Ctrl+U).
Change the layer mode to Multiply and reduce the opacity to 50%
Step 27 – Brighter
To give to the lips a glossy look duplicate the layer you used before and use it in soft light mode.
Step 28 – Blush
Add a new layer, choose multiply mode, then paint over the model’s cheeks with a round soft brush in a pink tone. Remember to reduce the opacity of the brush to 70%.
Step 29 – Reduce Opacity
Reduce layer opacity to 50%
Step 30 – Eyebrows
Paint over the model’s eyebrows with a soft round brush in a brown tone, and then pass the blur tool to make it softer.
Step 31 – Eye shadows
Paint with a soft round brush in a purple tone the eye shadow.
Step 32 – Change mode
Use layer in multiply mode and change the opacity to 70%
Step 33 – Hair
Choose hair brushes, to add more strand and make the hair more natural. Also you can pass the blur tool over the strands to get them softer.
Repeat the process several times until you get the desired result.
Step 34 – Freeform Pen tool
Add a new layer (Shift + Ctrl +N) and pick the Freeform pen tool. Make some strokes over the model’s face and cloth.
Step 35 – Brush
Make sure your brush is set with a white soft brush of 2px or 3px cause you are going to use that for the strokes made with the freeform pen tool.
Step 36 – Strokes
Now pick once again the freeform pen tool and press right click, choose the option stroke path on the menu.
Then choose the option Simulate pressure brush and press ok.
Step 37 – Fixing Strokes.
You are going to have the strokes like this:
To fix then pick the blur and the smudge tool to make them softer and to move the shapes to get a better result like this one:
Step 38- Less opacity
Reduce the opacity of the layer to 60%
Step 39 – Light and shadow
Like you did before on the step 19 add two layers one from the lights and the other one for the shadows and paint both with soft round brushes, the lights with white and the shadows with black.