People are not always satisfied with their portraits due to obvious wrinkles, blemishes, or other imperfections on their faces. It's a huge work load to manually retouch all the skin problems both for individuals and photo studios. In these cases, you may need photo editing software with awesome skin retouching and smart skin tools to remove various imperfections in your photograph all at once, while still retaining a natural skin texture.
Here are two professional portrait retouching applications offering skin-softening effects. They are Imagenomic's Portraiture and ArcSoft's Portrait+. A comparison of the available features can be helpful in choosing the most suitable application. This table was created after downloading and testing their free trial versions from their official web sites.
Imagenomic and Portraiture are trademarks of Imagenomic, LLC. All brand or product names are or may be trademarks of, and are used to identify products and services of, their respective owners.
|Functionality||Auto detect faces||√||√|
|Detect full body skin||√||√|
|Facial mapping points||25||X|
|Pre-set style templates||27||√|
|Compare original photo||√||√|
|Batch import and export||√||X|
|Enhancement Features||Cleanup application||√||√|
|Adjust skin softening area||√||√|
|Remove dark circles||√||X|
|Plug-In For Photoshop||√||√|
|Adobe Photoshop Lightroom||√||√|
|Operating Systems Supported||Facebook, Twitter and Flickr||X||X|
|Mac OSX 10+||X||√|
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