Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career is also a host of lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battles with depression and body image and her ventures into the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality Here are 10 fascinating facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest and started menstruating later than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she was forced to leave school. In an interview with BBC she discussed the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, they were unable to comprehend her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality as a child in an environment where it was not discussed. At times she found the idea of same-sex relationships 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 considers herself pansexual and falls in love with any person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. She explained that this means she could also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson however, they later broke up. She was also romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
Risks from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out a male partner to serve as the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the business, and sees it as a way to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and serves as an emblem for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently entered the world of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa and sold the video as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she has continued to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured 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 others’ opinions about her talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She has been transparent about her struggles and journey towards self-acceptance. She is an example for others on how to be honest with oneself regardless of what others might think or think. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusion, and has used her platform to speak up for communities that are marginalized. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay to not know everything and that it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became an one of the top in-demand models in the fashion industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from being a model into an established brand, and how to make an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she is a world-wide 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 discrimination and racism.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released numerous songs and music videos and has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest postings and relatable posts which has helped her to build a number of followers and fans.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress, and has been praised for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.