Best way to select image with fine hairs?

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I have been using the quick selection tool to select images that I want to remove from their backgrounds or edit separately. It always works well except in the hair area. Even when the hair is smooth it looks a little unnatural, and when the hair is flying around I don't know what to do except to laboriously outline things in extreme close-up. Any other suggestions?

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There are several methods available. Here is one tutorial which helped me get a grip on masking hair.
http://www.graphic-design.com/Photoshop/remove_backgrounds/index.html

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