Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career is also a host of lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battle with depression and body image, to her ventures to the world of sexual toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest and started menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily leave school. Interview with BBC, she spoke about the time she said, “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 happy by default, but they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality while growing up in an environment in which it wasn’t discussed. At times she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be demeaning and considered herself a homophobe. 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 believes that she is pansexual and loves the person, regardless of gender and gender identity. She explained that this means she could 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, but they later ended their relationship. She was also romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
The Film Industry is facing threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find a male partner for a “cover”. However, Delevingne did not listen and continued to speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She’s candid and open about her involvement in the industry and regards it as a way to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa it was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and is an image for female power and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by creating a 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 unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she 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 she’s not confined by others’ opinions about her abilities and talents and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is a role model for how to be true to oneself regardless of what other people might think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to advocate for communities that are marginalized. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and that it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry, walking for top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how to transcending from being a model into the status of a brand and also how to make a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also 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 like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.
Delevingne is also a musician and she has released a number of music videos and songs. She has collaborated with a variety of artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest postings and relatable posts which have helped her 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 such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.