This one cool slider will help you soften the edges or your mask: Feathering. Select the Layer Mask and in Properties pallet adjust the Feathering.
You’ll love how easy selecting skin tones are in Photoshops Colour Range. It’s pretty much a tick and flick affair ;).
This cool little tool helps you select the highlights, midtones or shadows separately.. really its a landscape photographers dream to edit tonal ranges. Of course there’s always better ways to make selections, but baby steps first.
Definitely one of the easier selection tools to master. Start by sampling a colour with the Eye Dropper Tool, then add more colours to make your preferred selection. Tip for young players: You can always change the Sample Size or …