How to Fix Dark Circles Under Eyes with Curves in Photoshop

In this photoshop photo retouching tutorial, learn how to fix dark circles with curves in photoshop – Quickly remove bags under eyes simple and extremely effective way.

Fix Dark Circles Photoshop Tutorial :

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How to fix dark circles using curves without losing skin texture in photoshop.

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Add new curves layer to adjust the tones under the eyes.

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Select curves layer thumbnail.

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Double Click top black eyedropper to open color picker dialog.

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Now sample area to target shadow color.

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Now click on tones to replace which is dark circles under eyes.

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Select layer mask thumbnail and invert it.

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Take soft brush tool and paint with white.

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Now apply gaussian blur to the mask to soften the edges.

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Double click the curves layer to open the blending options window.

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Hold the Alt key and drag the black slider to right.

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Similarly drag the white slider to left.

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By doing this we will partially hide the gray portions and achieve a better blending.

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I want to soften the edges little more, so apply gaussian blur again.

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Now fix skin tones on upper part of the eye.

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Duplicate curves layer.

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Delete the existed layer mask.

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Add inverted layer mask, Hold Alt and click on mask icon.

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Take brush and paint.

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Apply gaussian blur to soften the edges.

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Now group layers and add mask to it.

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Paint with black inside the eyes to keep it original.

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That’s it.

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