Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career but also has some little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression and her ventures into the world of sex toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily quit school. When she spoke to BBC she talked 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 everyone thought she must be automatically happy, they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality as a child in a world in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and considered herself homophobic. When she spoke 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 is a pansexual who loves the person regardless of their gender identity. She explained that this means that she might also be attracted to transgender or non-binary people. When she spoke to 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 was also romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion to serve as an “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her work in the business and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and serves as a symbol for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel in her home and selling the video as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in numerous films and television shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear 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 is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent regarding her struggle and journey towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on the importance of being self-assured regardless of what other people might think or think. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to speak up for marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s okay to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon among the highest sought-after models in the business, walking for top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from being a model into a brand, as well as how to make a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released a number of songs and music videos and has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which have helped her cultivate a large fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress, and has been praised for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.