Jessica Johnson

Jessica Johnson is a former fashion editor of The Globe and Mail and the former books editor of Saturday Night magazine. She has written about style and culture for The Walrus, Lucky, and The Wall Street Journal.

Stories from Jessica Johnson

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

The first time I went for a bikini wax, I had no idea what I was getting into. Friends with standing appointments and a landmark episode of Sex and the City had prepared me for pain, but—now in my thirties and having survived the various types of pain a feminine life can bring, short of childbirth—I thought I’d be able to handle it.