How to Correct Skin Tones in Photoshop

This video by Aaron Nace from Phlearn takes a look at skin tones and improving (or correcting) them using Adobe Photoshop.

When you have an image with cool tones it is a good idea to keep those tones to the shadows of the image, that way your skin tones continue to look natural. This Photoshop tutorial show you how to colorize using the Hue/Saturation adjustment layer and then restrict those colors to the shadows using Blend If.

We have already looked at correcting skin tones in Photoshop on a previous video by Nace which concentrated on “How to Quickly Correct Red Skin Color in Photoshop“.

You can find many more Photoshop video tutorials on LensVid’s Photoshop section.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.


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