In this tutorial I will show you how to create a cracked face photo effect in Photoshop. The techniques we will learn Place, Eraser, Blend Mode, and Exposure. Let's get started!
Picture used in this tutorial
Open the woman's face image in Photoshop, go to the File menu -> Place open image leaf texture . Go to the menu File -> Edit -> Transform -> Flip Horizontal. Change the Blend mode to multiply and enlarge its size.
Right click on the layer of leaf texture select Rasterize Layer, use the Eraser Tool to remove the outside face, eyes, and lips.
Go to the Image menu -> Adjustments -> Exposure set the value as shown below.
And here's the final result.