Cara Delevingne Seventeen Magazine

Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career is also a host of less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression, to her ventures in the realm of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.

Troubles with Depression and Body Image

Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest. She also began menstruating earlier than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily drop out of 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 everyone thought she must be automatically happy, and they didn’t understand her mental state.

Homophobic in her Youth

Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality as a child in a world that did not discuss it. For a while she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be demeaning 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.”

Pansexuality

Delevingne believes that she is pansexual and loves the person regardless of gender or gender identity. The actress explained she could 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon broke up. She has also been romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.

The Film Industry is facing threats coming from the Film Industry

Delevingne faced opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not cover up her sexuality and find a male partner to be the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to be open about her sexuality and relationship.

Business with a Sex Toy Company

Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She’s candid and open about her participation in the industry and regards it as a way to promote sexual wellness and freedom.

Secret Vaginal Tunnel

Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and serves as an emblem for female power and empowerment.

NFT Creator

Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by making a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her home and selling the video as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and push boundaries.

Acting Career

Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she isn’t shackled by others’ opinions about her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.

Inspiration and Role Model

Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent regarding her struggle and progress towards self-acceptance. She is an example of how to be self-assured regardless of what other people may think or say. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to have everything figured out and it’s okay to be different and unique.

Fashion Industry

Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became among the highest in-demand models in the fashion industry, walking for top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from a model to a brand, and how to create a name for oneself in the fashion industry.

Charitable work

Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health organizations and charities like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has given to groups fighting discrimination and racism.

Musician

Delevingne is also a musician and she has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.

Social Media Influence

Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She’s known for her candid post and relatable material, which have helped her grow a huge number of followers and fans.

Model turned actress

Delevingne has made the transition from a model to an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.