Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her struggles with body image and depression and her ventures to the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk 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 depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating later than other women who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen, depression brought her down and she was forced to quit school. When she spoke to BBC she discussed the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a very well-to-do family and everybody believed she should 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 while growing up in an environment where it was not discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning 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 is a pansexual who loves the person regardless of their gender and gender identity. She said that she might be attracted to transgender or non-binary 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 broke up. She’s also been romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received both support and criticism.
Risks emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion to serve as the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to be open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex toy company and tests the products herself. She is open and unashamed about her work in the field and believes it is an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and freedom.
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 image of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her house and then selling it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting abilities 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’s clear that Delevingne is not limited by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She has been open regarding her struggle and progress towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example for others on how to be self-assured regardless of what other people might think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to speak up for communities that are marginalized. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and became among the highest sought-after models in the business and walked for the top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how you can go from being a model into a brand, and how to establish a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and organizations such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also 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 posts and relatable content, which have helped her grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has made the transition from a model to an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.