The Ultimate Guide to Permanent Makeup

How to get away with wearing no makeup this summer, by Nicole Sweetman-Rice. It’s summer time, which means it’s getting hot and our makeup is getting sticky! Wouldn’t it be fantastic to go without any makeup at all? Or even better, have makeup permanently there when you wake up? I went with Real Housewives of […]

Beautiful Glasgow; A Mother-Daughter Trip of A Lifetime

How travel feeds the soul and rejuvenates your spirit, by Jennifer Valentyne . Recently I took a lifelong dream vacation to Glasgow with my daughter, Georgia. I wanted to build memories that she will hopefully cherish for a lifetime. I’ve never seen her so excited about a trip and she definitely did her research before […]

Spring Up and Clean Up!

Founder, Cheryl Hickey Family Brand & Arm Here For You, Host of Entertainment Tonight Canada. Spring is here! For me that means it’s time to shake off the cobwebs and get it together! Now is the time to start new! Pack away those winter blues and pick up a new attitude and new you. OK. […]

A Conversation with Actress Laura Vandervoort

A flying extra-terrestrial, a werewolf and a lizard princess are just a few of the memorable roles played by Canadian actress Laura Vandervoort over the years. She sometimes plays humans, too! But the talented actress (Supergirl, Smallville, Bitten) says long hours in the makeup chair and sweltering costumes have made for an invigorating career. We […]

At Home in California with Grease actor Lorenzo Lamas

Janette Ewen interviews Grease actor Lorenzo Lamas For more than 30 years, actor Lorenzo Lamas appeared on our TV screens as a leading man on popular shows like Falcon Crest and Renegade. Lamas got his break early, by playing the role of “Tom” in the worldwide phenomenon known as Grease; set to celebrate its 40th […]

Blessed Be Amanda Brugel

The Handmaid’s Tale actress dishes on being the only Canadian actress in the series, breaking into the biz and the cosmetic procedure she says every actress should save up for. How did you get into acting? I’ve always wanted to be an actor. I grew up in a family where my father was vice-president of […]

Janette Ewen on Colour, Design and the Rise of Microtrends

Janette Ewen lives partly in Toronto, partly in LA, and partly on Instagram. The ubiquitous interior designer and lifestyle expert needs to keep tabs on so many people, places and trends, it’s only natural that she lives part of her life in the virtual sphere. “I’m in a different city every few days; it’s a […]

Everything You Wanted To Know About RHOT Ann Kaplan

Ann Kaplan isn’t your typical housewife. A self-made multi-millionaire, this award-winning entrepreneur and busy mother of eight, has a life no script could live up to. The Real Housewives franchise has grown to become today’s biggest real-life soap opera. Viewers tune-in weekly to watch cat fights between women draped in diamonds who meet for dinners […]

Forbes Names Beyonce 2017 highest paid woman in music

Forbes Names Beyonce 2017 Highest Paid Woman in Music

It can’t be easy being Beyonce, and now that Forbes Names Beyonce the Highest Paid Woman in Music, the pressure is even greater.  Her release of her hit album ‘Lemonade’ and her ‘Formation’ tour earned the R&B singer a whopping 105 Million Dollars.  This is according to the Forbes ‘Highest-Paid Women In Music’ list released […]

Angelina Jolie with Fans - First They Killed My Father TIFF 2017 1500X1000

On The TIFF Red Carpet: First They Killed My Father

Vitalize Magazine was busy on the TIFF 2017 Red Carpet and we ran into Angelina Jolie,  Loung Ung and Rithy Panh and the Jolie-Pitt children for the launch of First They Killed My Father. Jolie co-produces, co-writes, and directs this adaptation of the memoir by Loung Ung, which recounts the author’s horrifying childhood experiences under […]

Jim & Andy: the Great Beyond Launches at TIFF 2017

Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond – the story of Jim Carrey & Andy Kaufman was just launched at TIFF 2017. Offbeat documentarian Chris Smith provides a behind-the-scenes look at how Jim Carrey adopted the persona of idiosyncratic comedian Andy Kaufman on the set of Man on the Moon. This fascinating new documentary from American […]


TIFF 2017: Mother! Is A Gripping Film And A Must-See

Darren Aronofsky’s new film mother! was just launched at TIFF 2017 and it’s a very unique and gripping film from start to finish. The film has an incredible cast: Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Ed Harris, Michelle Pfeiffer, Domhnall Gleeson, Kristen Wiig. The psychological horror film features a young woman’s (Jennifer Lawrence) tranquil life with her […]

10 Ways to Look and Feel Better This Summer

Do you want to look and feel your best this summer? Here are some tips to recharge your batteries, boost your spirits and feel better at any age. Recharge Your Batteries and Feel Better 2017 is my 50th year, and I have much to be grateful for as I embrace this new chapter. I now […]

Mia Parres in the Cayman Islands

Mia Parres In The Cayman Islands

After a move to the Cayman Islands Canadian interior designer Mia Parres is living the best of both worlds. It’s a heck of a commute, but while enjoying new adventures in the tropics, Parres still plans to work with clients in Canada. It’d be easy to describe Mia Parres as a “perfect 10” and call […]

Jonathan Goldsmith

Jonathan Goldsmith, Best Known For His Turn As “The Most Interesting Man In The World,” Partners With Astral Tequila

We’ve always wondered what pop culture icon Jonathan Goldsmith really drinks. The answer is Astral Tequila. “I told you I don’t always drink beer. I prefer tequila – Astral Tequila,” says Goldsmith in a video message directed by David Lipman. Astral Tequila, awarded a “Double Gold Medal” by the San Francisco World Spirits Competition and […]

Clint Eastwood

Clint Eastwood is NOT dead

A Clint Eastwood death hoax hit social media yesterday. A fake news site (we will not mention its name nor provide a link) reported that the 87-year-old actor died from a heart attack. The story claimed that someone in Eastwood’s home called 911 in the wee hours of the morning, and when police and emergency […]


No laughing matter: Squatty Potty dumps Kathy Griffin

Kathy Griffin’s attempted joke is certainly no laughing matter. During a recent photo shoot, she held up a bloodied mask depicting President Donald Trump. The images are now being widely criticized. President Trump was quick to respond to her photo shoot. At 7:14 AM this morning President Trump posted the following statement on Twitter: “Kathy […]

Coach James Franco

Coach Names James Franco As The Face Of New Men’s Fragrance

In a creative partnership with the storied American fashion house, Coach, Inc. and Coach Creative Director, Stuart Vevers, James Franco has been named as the face of Coach For Men, the new fragrance launching in September. An actor, director, writer, artist and philanthropist, Franco embodies the creativity, confidence, curiosity and innate style of the Coach […]