Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers is also a host of less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her battles with body image and depression and her ventures to the world of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality Here are 10 fascinating facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Troubles 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, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily leave school. In an interview with BBC she discussed 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 everyone believed that she would be automatically happy, and they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality while growing up in a world that did not discuss it. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning and considered her self-defence 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 considers herself pansexual and falls in love with any person, regardless of their gender or gender identity. She said that she may be attracted 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson, but they later ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion to be the role of a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her involvement in the industry and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist and is an image that women’s empowerment as well as liberation.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world 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 unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she has continued to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that Delevingne is not limited by other people’s opinion on her talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her journey towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be honest with oneself, regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about mental health, body positivity and inclusion and has utilized her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay to not have everything figured out and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became among the highest in-demand models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from a model to an established brand, and how to establish an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work. she is a world-wide ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and groups like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material which has allowed her to cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from a model to an actress, and has been praised for her roles in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.