Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career but also has some less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her struggles with body image and depression as well as her explorations into the world of sexual toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she was forced to quit school. When she spoke to BBC she talked about the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a very well-to-do family and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in a world in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and was 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 is a pansexual who loves the person, regardless of gender or gender identity. She said that she might be drawn to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 ended their relationship. She was also romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find male partners to be an “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex toy company and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her participation in the business and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is a symbol of female empowerment and liberation.
Delevingne recently entered the world of NFTs by creating a 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 unafraid attitude and willingness to explore new avenues and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities she has continued to pursue her passion for 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 others’ opinions about her abilities and talents and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to acceptance of herself, and she’s an example for others on how to be honest with oneself regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became an one of the top sought-after models in the fashion industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to the status of a brand as well as how to make a name for oneself in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has given to groups fighting racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician, and has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with various artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts which has allowed her to cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from being a model into an actress and has received praise for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.