224 Tapered Blending Brush

MAC Cosmetics

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4.4

391 reviews

81%
would repurchase
4.1/5
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3.0
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a year ago

Excellent for a delicate blended highlighter, a diffused soft wash of shadow, or if you use a clean brush its great for softening eyeshadow in the crease. The long and widely spaced hairs fluff out...

About reviewer (1298 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue



5.0
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2 years ago

This brush could be used for loads! Eyeshadow, blending concealer and highlighter!

About reviewer (16 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


4.0
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2 years ago

It's not the softest brush out there, but it's one of my favs, and I reach for it often when I'm looking to diffuse/blend in the crease.. I don't wear too intricate of eye looks, (at my age I...

About reviewer (239 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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2 years ago

I really enjoy this brush used clean for softening eyeshadow in the socket. Great for creating a diffused look. I also use this for highlighter as it is quite soft when dry and creates a delicate...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBlack, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


4.0
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3 years ago

It is good blending brush with natural bristle. It does a good job blending the colours, yet it is not the softest blending blush I own, thus 4/5.

About reviewer (412 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


2.0
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3 years ago

I was in Mac buying new foundation and concealer when the assistant suggested the 224 brush for blending concealer. She said that she personally uses it and finds it best for blending concealer...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


3.0
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3 years ago

Finally caved in and bought this brush. I think I overhyped it in my mind... or maybe since it first was gushed over, there have been so many improvements in other brushes that it left me...

About reviewer (410 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGray


5.0
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3 years ago

This is a great MAC classic. It's bigger and fluffier and rounder than the 217. I usually use this in my crease for a diffuse color and the 217 just under or right in the crease for a more...

About reviewer (601 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Neutral

HairRed, Wavy, Other

EyesBrown


1.0
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3 years ago

Great size and shape for applying a transition color, but it's far too scratchy. Applying shadow with it and running it on my eyelid feels like I'm getting stabbed by a hundred little needles. I'm...

About reviewer (62 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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4 years ago

This brush is huge and fluffy but not as soft as the goat hair 217 if I press to hard it gets a little scratchy . But still love this for blending smokey dramatic eyeshadows and using this for...

About reviewer (58 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair

HairBlond

EyesGreen



3.0
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a year ago

Excellent for a delicate blended highlighter, a diffused soft wash of shadow, or if you use a clean brush its great for softening eyeshadow in the crease. The long and widely spaced hairs fluff out...

About reviewer (1298 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue



5.0
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2 years ago

This brush could be used for loads! Eyeshadow, blending concealer and highlighter!

About reviewer (16 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


4.0
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2 years ago

It's not the softest brush out there, but it's one of my favs, and I reach for it often when I'm looking to diffuse/blend in the crease.. I don't wear too intricate of eye looks, (at my age I...

About reviewer (239 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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2 years ago

I really enjoy this brush used clean for softening eyeshadow in the socket. Great for creating a diffused look. I also use this for highlighter as it is quite soft when dry and creates a delicate...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBlack, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


4.0
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3 years ago

It is good blending brush with natural bristle. It does a good job blending the colours, yet it is not the softest blending blush I own, thus 4/5.

About reviewer (412 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen




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