Begin retouching one of two hero images. Follow photographer, Jake Hicks, as he targets his process of skin retouching to local blemishes and spots. Hear best practices when using Photoshop's patch tool for this kind of detailed work. Learn the importance of building a solid base with this time consuming but valuable step in the skin retouching process. With a three quarter length composition, retouch skin across the models body, protecting highlights, contouring, and specularity. Use the clone stamp tool to remove to remove distractions from the lighting setup.