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 battle with depression and body image as well as her explorations in the realm of sexual toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression slowed her down and she was forced to drop out of school. In an interview with BBC she discussed her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everyone thought she must be automatically happy, and they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality as a child in an environment where it was not discussed. For a time she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and considered her self-defence homophobic. 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 loves any person, regardless of gender or gender identity. She explained that this means that she might be drawn to non-binary or transgender 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically linked to 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 producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner to be the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She is open and unashamed about her involvement in the field and believes it is an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and serves as an emblem that women’s empowerment as well as freedom.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her villa and sold it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to explore new avenues and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared in numerous films and television shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that she isn’t shackled by the opinions of others about her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She has been open regarding her struggle and journey towards self-acceptance. She is a role model for how to be true to oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has used her platform to speak up on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s okay to not 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, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the industry as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from being a model into an established brand, and also how to establish a name for oneself in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and organizations such as 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, and has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with various artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which have helped her cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress and has been recognized for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.