• How do I use a layer style like drop shadows or bevels in Photoshop Elements 8.0 or 9.0?

    Select the layer that you want to apply a style to.

    Choose the Effects tab above the Layers panel.

    Click the Layer Styles icon (2nd in the row of icons in Effects)

    Choose a style from the drop-down menu to the right.

    Double click on the layer style you want to apply to the layer.