Learn How to Edit & Retouch Your Beauty Portraits in Lightroom!

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Lightroom Beauty Retouching

Lightroom is well known for being able to organize and post-process images. However, Lightroom is much more powerful than that. In fact, you can use Lightroom for retouching too!

In this 2-hour pro tutorial you’ll learn how to edit and retouch beauty portraits in Lightroom. I also share my pro tips for editing faster and creating natural-looking edits.

  • 2 hours of pro tutorials
  • Recourded in 1080HD
  • An image to practice what you learn
  • You will learn a workflow for editing faster>
  • You will learn how to edit beauty images
  • You will learn Pro tips for editing faster in Lightroom
  • You will learn how to use the Histogram
  • You will learn how to use the Tone Curve
  • You will learn how to properly sharpen your images
  • You will learn how to remove digital noise
  • You will learn how to create a Develop preset
  • You will learn how to apply a Develop preset during import to speed up your editing workflow
  • You will learn how to save 1 hour for every 8 hours worked
  • You will learn how to auto-correct digital noise during import 
  • You will learn my 3 step editing workflow
  • You will learn advance retouching techniques in Lightroom

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Lightroom Beauty Retouching + Workflow 1 Lightroom Beauty Retouching + Workflow 2
Lightroom Beauty Retouching + Workflow 3 Lightroom Beauty Retouching + Workflow 4

Lightroom beauty retouching made easy!

I’ve personally shot 500+ weddings in 15 years. Without a Lightroom workflow system, I would not have been able to edit as quickly as I do AND keep my sanity!

Learn basic and advanced techniques for editing and retouching your beauty photos directly in Lightroom Classic!

In this pro tutorial, you will learn how to do all of the following…

  • Change or add a new color of eyeshadow
  • Change or add a new color of lipstick
  • Enhance and/or change the color of eyes
  • Smooth skin (naturally) for a Hollywood glow
  • Remove and/or add objects (the strap in the image can be fixed)
  • Remove blemishes directly in Lightroom
  • Bring back detail in highlights
  • How to use local adjustment brushes for custom edits
  • How to use the Basic panel, Tone Curve, Detail panel and more
  • How to create Develop presets and use during import… to let Lightroom auto edit for you!
  • How to apply noise reduction automatically vs. manually applying
  • How to edit 20 photos in 30 seconds
  • How to save 1 hour of every 8 hours worked
  • and much more…

This Lightroom pro tutorial also comes with the photo used in the lessons.  This way, you can follow along and practice what you learned.

Plus, you can submit your final edit (s) for review or just to share your creative vision.

Oh, and yes, I’ll answer any questions you have too!

You will even learn my 3 step editing workflow that I’ve used for hundreds of weddings and thousands of portrait sessions.

This is the same workflow I use to help me edit 500 photos per hour.

What's included with this Lightroom Pro tutorial?

This Lightroom Pro tutorial includes 2 hours showing how to edit and retouch your portraits in Lightroom!

Plus, you can download the same image used in the tutorial to practice what you learn.

I’m a beginner, will the course work for me?

Absolutely! I’ve designed this course for someone who has absolutely NO prior knowledge about Lightroom. I will take you from the very basics and show you all you need to know to retouch in Lightroom.

Is this included in the Pro subscription?

Yes!  This is one of many Pro tutorials available to subscribers.  Click here to find out more and get started learning new Lightroom skills.

Can Pro subscribers download this tutorial?

All Pro tutorials are only available online.  We do not offer the ability to download tuts.

What's the difference between Pro & Free Tutorials?

Our free tutorials focus on a single skill or technique.

Our Pro tutorials cover additional techniques, more detail and depth about the subject. Plus, Pro subscribers receive premium support to questions and more. Oh, and the Pro tutorials also include additional resources vs. free tutorials.

What version of Lightroom is Required?

This Pro Lightroom tutorial was created in Lightroom CC Classic.  

You can also follow along with Lightroom 6.  However, there are some new tools/features in Lightroom CC Classic that are not in Lightroom 6.

Can I keep any free resources available for download wih this course?

Yes! All Pro tutorial resources are yours for life. However, all images provided are for training purposes only.

You cannot share, sell or use any images for your portfolio.  All images are copyrighted by Parker Photographic.

If I have questions about this Lightroom class where can I ask them?

You can join our private Facebook group to ask questions.  Or if you’re not a fan of FB click here to submit a question.

I’m a pro photographer. Will I still get something out of it?


Even if you’re a seasoned pro, I guarantee there’s something in here you’ve never seen before.

Why is this Lightroom class better than the YouTube tutorials I’ve tried?

I provide my 30 years of experience as a pro photographer (and as a user of Lightroom for the past 12 years) to help you achieve your creative vision.

As a pro subscriber, not only do you get every pro class, but you also get me as your mentor. 

Join me in our private Facebook group and/or shoot me an email if you have any questions.

Free Previews

Take a sneak peek from this Parker Photographic Pro class.

Click here for a complete list of all the lessons included (click on the “class content” tab).