Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career is also a host of less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her struggles with body image and depression as well as her explorations to the world of sexual toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body during her teenage years. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily leave school. When she spoke to BBC she talked about 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 everybody believed she should be automatically happy, and they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality as a child in a family where it was not discussed. 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 believes that she is pansexual and loves the person, regardless of their gender identity. The actress explained she could 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon ended their relationship. She was also romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion for the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to be open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex-toy company and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s candid and open 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 in her villa it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and serves as an emblem of female empowerment and liberation.
Delevingne recently entered 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. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to experiment with new ideas and break boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in numerous films and television shows, including “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that she isn’t shackled by others’ opinions about her talent and abilities, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration to many. She’s been candid about her struggles and her journey to acceptance of herself, and she’s a role model for how to be true to oneself, regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusivity and has utilized her platform to advocate on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon among the highest sought-after models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from a model to a brand, as well as how to create a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also 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 organizations like 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 she has released numerous songs and music videos and has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which has helped her to grow a huge following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has made the transition from model to actress, and has been praised for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.