Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career but also has some lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles 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 enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest and started menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she was forced to drop out of school. In an interview with BBC she talked about the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone thought she must be happy by default, but they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality as a child in a family where it was not discussed. For a time, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and considered herself a homophobe. 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 is a pansexual who is in love with the person regardless of gender and gender identity. She said that she might also be attracted to transgender or non-binary people. 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 however, they later ended their relationship. She has also been romantically associated with actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out male partners for the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex toy company and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her participation in the field and believes it is an opportunity to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home, which 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 realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she has continued to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared in several films and TV shows, including “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she isn’t shackled by the opinions of others about her talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration to many. She has been open regarding her struggle and her journey to self-acceptance, she is an example for others on the importance of being true to oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusiveness and has used her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and became among the highest sought-after models in the industry as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of what it takes to go from a model to a brand, and how to create 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 such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist 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 build a number of followers and fans.
Model turned 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”.