Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career but also has some little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battles with body image and depression and her ventures to the world of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting 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. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest and started menstruating later than other women and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily quit school. In an interview with BBC, she spoke about the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, and 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 found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and considered herself 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 is a pansexual who falls in love with the person, regardless of gender or gender identity. The actress explained she could also be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. In an interview with 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon broke up. She’s also been romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner to serve as a “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a toy company for sex and personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her work in the business and believes it is a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in a variety of films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that she isn’t shackled by the opinions of others about her talents and skills and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She’s been candid of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is a role model for the importance of being self-assured, regardless of what others might think or think. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to speak up on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became among the highest sought-after models in the industry, walking for top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand and also how to create an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and organizations like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also given to groups fighting racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician. She has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is known for her candid posts and relatable content, which has helped her to grow a huge fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from a model to an actress, and has been praised for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.