How to depict light glowing through fur

When painting digital light in fur, I try to take advantage of Photoshop's strong light layer styles. By switching between Soft Light, Hard Light and Overlay, and seeing what works best, I can achieve that very particular kind of glowing light that appears when light is scattered through and between strands of hair.

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Therese Larsson, based in Stockholm, has worked with clients such as Google, Disney, Adidas and Coca-Cola. Her specialities are animals and character design.