How do you use the brush tool to use contrast on only certain parts of an image in Elements?

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I only want contrast in certain parts of my image. How do I do this? I can't make the brush tool work at all and I cant find any information about it online. Helllpppp
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The easiest way would be to add a layer, change the blend mode of the layer to provide contrast, and paint in as much change as you want.
The second easiest would be to create an adjustment layer for contrast, and paint in it's layer mask to indicate where/how much you want to apply it.