At the I Heart Faces Community everyone is given an image to edit. By the time I get around to doing it many, many others have already posted beautiful edits. However, in the spirit of learning, I try.
Here is the original (it is only to be used for this challenge and for no other personal reason!):
My first edit--
However, she was still pretty washed out and all my other fiddles weren't fixing it. So since I learned lens flare yesterday I thought I would add one to give me, the viewer, an explanation for the washed out face.