Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her struggles with depression and body image and her ventures into the world of sex toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She faced ridicule for her small chest and started menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. In an interview with BBC she discussed the time when she admitted, “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 happy by default, but they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality as a child in a world that did not discuss it. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships 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 is a pansexual who loves the person, regardless of their gender or gender identity. The actress explained she could be attracted to non-binary or transgender 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 broke up. She’s also been romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Risks emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion for an “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a toy company for sex and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her participation in the field and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and serves as a symbol for female power and freedom.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel in her house and then selling it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in a variety of films and TV 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 the opinions of others about her talents and skills and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid about her struggles and journey towards self-acceptance, she is an example of the importance of being true to oneself, regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to advocate on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay not to know everything and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became among the highest sought-after 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 being a model into a brand, and how to make an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work. she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health organizations and charities including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released several music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is well-known for her candid post and relatable material which has allowed her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has made the transition from being a model into an actress, and has been praised for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.