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 struggles with depression and body image and her ventures into 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 beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body throughout her youth. She faced ridicule for her small chest and started menstruating later than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she was forced to quit 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 everybody believed she should be happy by default, but 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 in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and was considered herself homophobic. 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 is in love with the person, regardless of gender identity. She said that she might also be attracted 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’s also been romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks emanating 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 male partners to be an “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a toy company for sex and tests the products herself. She’s open and honest about her involvement in the business, and sees it as a way to promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and is an image for female power and freedom.
Delevingne recently entered the world of NFTs by making a video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her house and then selling it as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to experiment with new ideas and break boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she continues to pursue her love of acting. She has been featured in a variety of films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that she’s not confined by other people’s opinion on her talent and abilities and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration to many. She has been transparent about her struggles and her journey to self-acceptance, she is a role model for the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what other people might think or say. She has spoken out about her mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions prove that it’s okay to not know everything and it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon an one of the top in-demand models in the business and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a symbol of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand and also how to create an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively helps mental health charities and organizations including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer, and has released several music videos and songs. She has collaborated with a variety of artists including Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media and is well-known for her candid postings and relatable posts, which has allowed her to build a following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from being a model into an actress, and has been praised for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.