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 battle with body image and depression, to her ventures in the realm of sex toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She was ridiculed for her small chest and started menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression struck her and she had to temporarily leave 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.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality while growing up in an environment that did not discuss it. At times she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and was 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 considers herself pansexual and is in love with the person regardless of their gender or gender identity. She said she could be drawn 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, but they later broke up. She has also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find male partners to be an “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a business venture with a sex-toy company and personally tests the products. She’s open and honest about her work in the industry and regards it as an opportunity to promote sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and serves as a symbol of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in a hidden vaginal tunnel of her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in several 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 the opinions of others about her talent and abilities, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She’s been candid regarding her struggle and progress towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example for others on how to be true to oneself regardless of what others might think or say. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to speak out for communities that are marginalized. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be different and individual.
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 an one of the top sought-after models in the fashion industry, walking for top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of what it takes to go from a model to a brand, as well as how to create an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work, she is a world-wide ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health organizations and charities such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician, and has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with various artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media and is known for her candid posts and relatable content, which has helped her to build a following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from model to actress, and has been praised for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.