Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers, also has a few little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles with depression and body image, to her ventures to the world of sexual toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest and started menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. When she spoke to 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 believed that she would be automatically happy, they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in an environment where it was not discussed. For a while, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning and considered herself a homophobe. in an interview 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 believes that she is pansexual and falls in love with the person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. She explained that this means she could be drawn to non-binary or transgender people. In an interview with 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 split up. She was also romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find a male partner for an “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a toy company for sex and personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her participation in the business and believes it is an opportunity to spread the message of sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel inside her home it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and is an image that women’s empowerment as well as freedom.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold it as a special digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured 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 other people’s opinion on her talent and abilities and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example of how to be self-assured regardless of what other people might think or think. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to speak up for marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s okay to not be able to do everything right and it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to establish an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide 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. She has also given to groups fighting racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician, and has released numerous music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s known for her candid postings and relatable posts, which has helped her to build a fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress and has been recognized for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.