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 battles with depression and body image as well as her explorations into the world of sex toys and her openness about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Problems with depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with anxiety and depression over her body during her teenage years. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15 depression struck her and she was forced to quit school. Interview with BBC she discussed the time when she admitted, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” But, Delevingne came from a wealthy family, and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality as a child in a world that did not discuss it. At times, she found same-sex partnerships to be demeaning 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 considers herself pansexual and is in love with the person regardless of gender identity. She explained that this means she could also be attracted to transgender or non-binary people. 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 split up. She has also been romantically connected to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has received mixed reactions and praise.
Threats coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find male partners for a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued be open about her sexuality as well as relationships.
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 field and regards it as an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house it was a gift from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist and serves as a symbol of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently stepped into the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her home and selling it as a special digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unflinching personality and her determination to explore new avenues and challenge boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting skills, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for 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 isn’t shackled by others’ opinions about her talent and abilities and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She has been transparent of her personal struggles as well as her her journey to self-acceptance, she is an example for others on how to be honest with oneself regardless of what others may think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has used her platform to advocate for communities that are marginalized. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at the age of 10, signing with Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon one of the most sought-after models in the industry as she walked for the most prestigious designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from being a model into the status of a brand as well as how to establish a name for oneself in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also known for her charitable efforts, she has served as a global ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health charities and groups such as The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. In addition, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician, and has released several music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She’s known for her candid posts and relatable content, which have helped her cultivate a large fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from being a model into an actress and has received praise for her roles in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.