Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few little-known facts that make her stand out even more. From her battles with depression and body image and her ventures in the realm of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Troubles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her enviable beauty, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest, and began menstruating earlier than her peers who were referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily drop out of school. In an interview with BBC she talked about the time she said, “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 had a difficult time understanding her sexuality while growing up in a world that did not discuss it. For a while she believed that same-sex marriages to be demeaning and considered herself a homophobe. 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 the person, regardless of gender and gender identity. She said that she may 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, but they later ended their relationship. She has 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 was a target of producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t cover up her sexuality and find male partners to serve as an “cover”. However, Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to speak out about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex-toy company and tests the products herself. She’s candid and open 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 in her villa that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was created by an artist, and is an image of female empowerment and freedom.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by creating a short video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her house and then selling it as a special digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and challenge boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she continues to pursue her love of acting. She’s appeared in a variety of films and TV shows like “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that Delevingne is not limited by other people’s opinion on her talents and skills, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She’s been candid about her struggles and journey towards self-acceptance, she is a role model for the importance of being honest with oneself regardless of what other people may think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusion and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s not necessary to have everything figured out 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 became an one of the top sought-after models in the fashion industry 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 an established brand, and how to make an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also 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 groups including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with various artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She 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 performances in films such as “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.