I'm going to give you links some very effective photoshop airbrushing tutorials as well as give you a quickie rundown and review
if you thought you learned something from this post, or it was a little over the top for you no worries. i recommend that you take a look at "How to Master Photoshop in 2 Hours"
1. The "Quickie airbrush" tutorial
Rating Good: definitely a effective airbrush technique if your running short on time or your not into the heavy duty 2 hour+ airbrushing to get it perfect.
only problem i have with it is it tells you to use the "apply image tool", which it forgets to tell you where it is.
Image > Apply Image Tool
also, follow what he has written down. Not whats in the image for the settings.
2. The "Best airbrush" tutorial
Rating Amazing: Wow, this one covers it all, airbrushing, color correction, changing eye color & adding noise to make it more realistic
Plus: this particular way is great if you don't want to destroy the background of other objects
Downside: Time consuming, i spent about an hour and a half on this one. Where as i spent 15-20 minutes on the quickly airbrush
Here is my go at it
All airbrushing is removing blemishes, duplicating the layer and blurring and "painting the skin on
Yet again if you thought you learned something from this post, or it was a little over the top for you no worries. i recommend that you take a look at "How to Master Photoshop in 2 Hours"
Thoughts, suggestions, Religious hate mail for an unknown reason all welcome and encouraged, maybe not the last one.
Hope to hear from you!