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Option in the options bar along the top of the screen

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option in the Options Bar along the top of the screen: Make sure “Sample All Layers” is selected in the Options Bar. Step 5: Click On The Problem Spots To Heal Them With the Spot Healing Brush and the Sample All Layers option selected, all we need to do now is click on problem areas in the image to fix them! I’ll zoom in on an area of the girl’s face so I can see the problem spots more clearly, then I’ll move my brush cursor over one of the pimples and adjust my brush size with the left or right bracket key so it’s just slightly larger than the pimple itself: Use the keyboard shortcut to make the brush cursor a bit larger than the problem spot. I’ll click on the pimple with the Spot Healing Brush, and just like that, it’s gone, replaced with good texture from somewhere in the surrounding area:
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One click is all it took to remove the pimple. As I mentioned earlier, sometimes the Spot Healing Brush can make a mistake, so if that happens, just press Ctrl+Z (Win) / Command+Z (Mac) to undo it and try again. Each time you try again, you’ll get a different, random result. I’ll continue clearing up other pimples in the area by moving my brush over them, adjusting its size with the left or right bracket key, and clicking:
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Pimples? What pimples? For problem areas that don’t fit easily into the round shape of the brush cursor, like small scratches or oddly- shaped skin blemishes, simply click and drag over them, again keeping the brush as small as possible. Here, we see a longer, narrow row of pimples just below the corner of the girl’s mouth: Not all problem areas can fit inside the round brush cursor. To heal this area, I’ll click and drag a short stroke over it, starting just below the pimples and moving upward. As you drag, it will look as if you’re painting over the area with black. The color is only temporary so you can see the area you’ve covered:
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Dragging with the Spot Healing Brush looks like we’re painting with black. When you release your mouse button, the black color disappears and the area is healed: For best results, use short brush strokes when you need to click and drag across an area. The direction you drag in can make a big difference in the results because Photoshop favors the area you started dragging from when it looks for replacement texture. If you can’t seem to get the Spot Healing Brush to work no matter how many times you drag over the problem, try dragging from a different direction, and whenever possible, begin dragging from the cleanest area with the largest amount of useable image data.
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