Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career is also a host of little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her struggles with depression and body image as well as her explorations in the realm of sexual toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multi-talented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression about her body throughout her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily quit school. When she spoke to BBC she talked about her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everyone thought she must 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 a world that did not discuss it. For a while 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 falls in love with any person, regardless of their gender identity. She said that she may be drawn to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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, but they later ended their relationship. She has also been romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
Risks emanating 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 male partners for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex toy company and personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her participation in the business, and sees it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa it was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was made by an artist and is an image that women’s empowerment as well as empowerment.
Delevingne recently entered the world of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her house and then selling it as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to explore new avenues and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in several films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she’s not confined 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 the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to speak out 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, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from being a model into an established brand, and also how to create an impression in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health organizations and charities like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She 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 have helped her grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress and has received praise for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.