Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression and her ventures to the world of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she was forced to leave school. When she spoke to BBC she discussed the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everybody believed she should 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 world where it was not 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 believes that she is pansexual and falls in love with the person, regardless of gender identity. She said that she may be drawn to transgender or non-binary 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 later ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
The Film Industry is facing threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t cover up her sexuality and find an appropriate male companion for the role of a “cover”. However, Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her participation in the field and regards it as a way to promote sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and serves as a symbol of female empowerment and freedom.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a hidden vaginal tunnel of her house and then selling it as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared 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 other people’s opinion on her talents and skills and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration to many. She’s been candid about her struggles and her journey to self-acceptance, she is an example for others on how to be honest with oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity, and has used her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay to not know everything and that it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon among the highest sought-after models in the fashion industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to make an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and organizations like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with different artist including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is well-known for her candid posts and relatable content which has helped her to build a number of followers and fans.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress, and has been praised for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.