How to Change Hair Root Color in Photoshop


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Fixing the color of hair roots

In Photoshop, there are so many different ways to accomplish similar tasks, and that's definitely true with this technique here. We're going to look at another way to deal with hair color. In particular, we're going to focus in on the roots here that are little bit too light; they are also a bit gray. This technique works incredibly well when you need to change hair color, or add some color, or maybe when you need to just kind of paint over a gray area of hair. This technique involves using Hue/Saturation, so here we'll go ahead and click on Hue/Saturation, and then we need to turn on Colorize.

Colorize works incredibly well when you need to add color to an area, especially like gray hair, because typically, with some of the other blending options, you can't bring color into something that's gray, or something that lacks color, yet with Colorize, you can. So here I'll go ahead and choose a Hue that might work for this part of the picture. Then we need to invert ...

Fixing the color of hair roots
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Fixing the color of hair roots provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Chris Orwig as part of the Photoshop for Photographers: Portrait Retouching

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Photography
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Photoshop
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