A facial skin changing system

Yu-Ren Lai, Chih-Yuan Yao, Hao-Siang Hu, Ming-Te Chi, Yu-Chi Lai
2013 2013 Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference  
This paper presents a novel system to remove facial scars and pores for a portrait. The facial skin complexion and color are important attractive factors, and most people consider that a good portrait should be scar free and have smooth facial colors. Currently, most available commercial digital cameras or smart phones all provide facial-skin-beatification functions, but most of them only use simple image processing functions to smooth the taken image for the removal of small-scale unwanted
more » ... al scars and pores and these functions cannot remove large and obvious scars or pores from the face as shown in Figure 1 . Therefore, the main contribution of this system allows the user to replace the facial skin of a portrait with a beautiful and scar-less skin of another portrait chosen from a database which consists of scar-free and beautiful skin complexion collected from webs.
doi:10.1109/apsipa.2013.6694208 dblp:conf/apsipa/LaiYHCL13 fatcat:2ylkied655bqjk6oqrrbg5yd3y