Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career, also has a few less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her battle with depression and body image, to her ventures into the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest. She also began menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression slowed her down and she was forced to drop out of 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 had a difficult time understanding her sexuality, growing up in an environment that did not discuss it. For a time she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be demeaning and considered herself homophobic. in an interview to 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 considers herself pansexual and falls in love with the person, regardless of gender identity. She explained that this means that she may also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later ended their relationship. She was also romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and is the one who personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her work in the business and regards it as a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house it was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and serves as a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as empowerment.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her house and then selling the video as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to explore new avenues and break boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she has continued to pursue her love of acting and has appeared in a variety of films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions 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 journey towards acceptance of herself, and she’s a role model for how to be honest with oneself, regardless of what others may think or say. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to advocate on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the fashion industry as she walked for the most prestigious designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how to transcending from a model to the status of a brand and how to establish an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide 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. She has also donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician and she has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s well-known for her candid post and relatable material, which has helped her to cultivate a large fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress, and has been praised for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.