Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few little-known facts that make her stand out more. From her struggles with body image and depression, to her ventures in the realm of sex 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 stunning beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression struck her and she had to temporarily leave school. In an interview with BBC she talked about her time in which she stated, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a very well-to-do family and everyone thought she must be happy by default, but they didn’t understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality, growing up in a world in which it wasn’t discussed. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and considered herself a homophobe. When she spoke 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 any person, regardless of their gender or gender identity. The actress explained that she might be attracted to transgender or non-binary 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 later ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has been met with mixed reactions and praise.
Threats from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not cover up her sexuality and find male partners to serve as a “cover”. However, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with the Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and is the one who personally tests the products. She’s candid and open about her participation in the business, and sees it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa that was given to her from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and is an image of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her house and then selling it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She’s appeared 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 isn’t shackled by others’ opinions about her abilities and talents and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for 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 honest with oneself regardless of what others may think or say. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusivity and has used her platform to speak up on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay to not know everything and it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and became one of the most in-demand models in the fashion industry as she walked for the most prestigious designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how to transcending from a model to an established brand, as well as how to create an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has been a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer. She has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She is known for her candid posts and relatable content which have helped her cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from a model to an actress and has received praise for her roles in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.