Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers is also a host of lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battle with depression and body image and her ventures in the realm of sex toys and her openness about her pansexuality Here are 10 fascinating facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body throughout her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she was forced to quit school. In an interview with BBC she talked about the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone thought she must be happy by default, but they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality while growing up in a family in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning and considered her self-defence homophobic. In an interview with The Guardian, Delevingne said, “I know I’m the luckiest girl in the world, I understand all this and I wish I could appreciate it. It’s just that there’s something dark inside me that I can’t shake.”
Delevingne believes that she is pansexual and falls in love with any person, regardless of gender identity. The actress explained she could be drawn to transgender or non-binary people. in an interview for Variety, Delevingne said, “However an individual identifies, whether it’s a ‘they’, a ‘he’ or a ‘she’, I fall in love with the person – and that’s what it’s about. I’m attracted to the person as such.”
Marriage and Relationships
In the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later broke up. She was also romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
Threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not conceal her sexual orientation and seek out male partners to be the role of a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her work in the business, and sees it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and is an image that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling it as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in several films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions about her abilities and talents, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She has been open of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards self-acceptance. She is a role model for how to be honest with oneself, regardless of what others might think or say. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay to not have everything figured out and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and became an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how you can go from a model to a brand, and also how to make an impact in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest postings and relatable posts which has helped her to build a number of followers and fans.
Model and actress
Delevingne has made the transition from model to actress, and has been praised for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.