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 depression and body image, to her ventures in the realm of sexual toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily leave school. Interview with 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 extremely 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 had a difficult time understanding her sexuality while growing up in a family that did not discuss it. For a time, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and was 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 considers herself pansexual and falls in love with any person, regardless of their gender or gender identity. She explained that this means that she may 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 linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner to be a “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her work in the field and believes it is a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is an emblem for female power and empowerment.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by making a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to explore new avenues and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities she continues to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured 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 continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent about her struggles and her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example of the importance of being self-assured, regardless of what others might think or think. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay to not have everything figured out and that it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a 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 industry, walking for top designers such as 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 a name for oneself in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician, and has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with various artists including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts, which have helped her grow a huge fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress, and has been praised for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.