Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career is also a host of less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression as well as her explorations in the realm of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality Here are 10 fascinating facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She faced ridicule for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. When she spoke to BBC, she spoke about the time she said, “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 happy by default, but they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality, growing up in a family where it was not discussed. At times she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and was 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 believes that she is pansexual and loves any person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. She explained that this means 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 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon broke up. She was also romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with both support and criticism.
Threats 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 to be an “cover”. But Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with a 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 work in the field and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness 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 for female power and liberation.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in a secret vaginal tunnel inside her house and then selling the video as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unflinching personality and her determination to explore new avenues and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting abilities she has continued to pursue her love of 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 is evident that Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions about her talents and skills and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She’s been candid 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 may think or say. She has been vocal about body positivity and inclusiveness, and has used her platform to speak up for communities that are marginalized. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out and that it’s okay 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 one of the most sought-after models in the business as she walked for the most prestigious designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of what it takes to go from a model to an established brand, and how to make an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for the Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively promotes mental health charities and groups including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician and she has released a number of music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media and is famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content, which has allowed her to build a following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has made the transition from being a model into an actress and has received praise for her performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.