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How To Change the tone of any skin texture rescourse

Author: Autumn

Tools Needed

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Merchant rescource skin kit Doesn't matter the shade

Introduction

In this tutorial I will show you how to change a skin tone from really pale to really dark. You'll know how to edit a rescource kit skin file to be a dark as you want or as light as you want with just a few clicks.

Step 1 - Setting up

Open the skin texture in photoshop (For our example we will be using a Victoria 4 face skin texture, specifically the Alpha Rescource kit 2 by Sarsa available at DAZ.)

Step 2 - Curve the colors

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Go to the menu bar at the top of the screen and go to Layers, then new adjustment layer, then Curves. Click okay on the “New Layer” dialogue.

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Name the action whatever you want and click “Record”.

Step 3 - Create Your action

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Now begin your postwork. Everything you do will be recorded in the actions window. (Hint: You should always start with “Duplicate Layer” and end with “Flatten Image”.) When you are done, click “Stop Playing/Recording”.

Step 4 - All Done!

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Your action is now saved and you can duplicate your own personal postwork technique again and again!