Jillian Dara Title: Contributor Education: Emerson College, B.S. in Journalism Jillian Dara is a freelance journalist with an enthusiasm to learn from the world, combining stories in travel and wellness, culture and human interest. When she's not reporting on all things sex and relationships for Shape, she's exploring remote corners of the world, seeking the best in cuisine and spirits. About Shape Shape is an award-winning digital fitness, wellness, and beauty destination that offers inclusive, trusted, and empowering expert-led guidance and advice for anyone at any point in their wellness journey. Our library of more than 11,000 stories reaches more than 7 million readers monthly who want to prioritize their health, have fun, and lead an active lifestyle while also cutting through the noise of quick fixes and unvetted fads.