Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles with body image and depression as well as her explorations into the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. When she spoke to BBC she discussed the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a very well-to-do family and everybody believed she should be happy by default, but they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in a world where it was not discussed. For a while she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and considered her self-defence 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 is in love with any person, regardless of their gender or gender identity. She explained that this means she could also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically connected to 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 had to face opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t cover up her sexuality and find a male partner to serve as a “cover”. However, Delevingne did not listen and continued to be open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her work in the business and regards it as a way to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa it was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and serves as an emblem that women’s empowerment as well as freedom.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her house and then selling it as a special digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in several films and TV shows such as “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 abilities and talents, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid of her personal struggles as well as her journey towards self-acceptance. She is an example of the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what other people might think or think. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s not necessary to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at the age of 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the industry, walking for top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of what it takes to go from a model to an established brand, and also how to make an impact in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has been 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. She has also donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer and she has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media and is famous for her candid and honest postings and relatable posts, which has helped her to cultivate a large fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress and has received praise for her roles in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.