Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career but also has some less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her struggles with depression and body image as well as her explorations in the realm 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 in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest. She also began menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily leave school. Interview with BBC, she spoke about her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, and they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality, growing up in an environment in which it wasn’t discussed. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and considered her self-defence 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 loves the person, regardless of gender or gender identity. The actress explained she could be drawn 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 split up. She has also been romantically connected to the 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 faced opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not conceal her sexual orientation and seek out an appropriate male companion to be a “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to be open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She’s candid and open about her involvement in the business and regards it as a way to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and is an emblem for female power and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills she continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s 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 talent and abilities and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent regarding her struggle and progress towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be true to oneself, regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak out for communities that are marginalized. Her actions prove that it’s okay to not have everything figured out and it’s okay to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the industry and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from being a model into a brand, and also how to make an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health organizations and charities like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician, and has released several songs and music videos and has collaborated with various artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts which has allowed her to cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has made the transition from model to actress and has received praise for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.