Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career but also has some less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression as well as her explorations in the realm of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality Here are 10 fascinating facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression struck her and she was forced to leave school. When she spoke to 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 everybody believed she should be automatically happy, and they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality while growing up in a world where it was not discussed. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships to be disgusting and 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 is in love with any person, regardless of gender identity. She said that she may also be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. in an interview for 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 was also romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find male partners for the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with a 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 work in the business and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and serves as an image of female empowerment and freedom.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she continues to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared 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 evident that she’s not confined by others’ opinions about her talent and abilities and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She has been open regarding her struggle and journey towards self-acceptance. She is an example of how to be true to oneself regardless of what others might think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to speak up for communities that are marginalized. Her actions show that it’s okay to not know everything and it’s okay to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to a brand, and how to make an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and groups including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician. She has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which have helped her build a fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has made the transition from a model to an actress and has received praise for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.