Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers but also has some less-known facts that help her stand out even more. From her struggles with body image and depression, to her ventures into the world 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 anxiety and depression about her body during her teenage years. Her body was constantly ridiculed due to her small chest, and began menstruating later than other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of 15, depression brought her down and she was forced to drop out of 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 very well-to-do family and everyone believed that she would 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 a world that did not discuss it. For a time she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be demeaning and considered her self-defence 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 falls in love with the person, regardless of their gender and gender identity. She said that she might 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 ended their relationship. She’s also been romantically linked to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not hide her orientation and find male partners to be the role of a “cover”. But Delevingne didn’t listen, and she continued to open about her sexuality and relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership 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 promote sexual health and freedom.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist and serves as a symbol of female empowerment and freedom.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by creating a short video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her house and then selling the video as a unique digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unafraid attitude and willingness to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting abilities, Delevingne continues to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured in numerous films and television shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It’s evident that she isn’t shackled by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid about her struggles and journey towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example of how to be true to oneself, regardless of what others might think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusivity, and has used her platform to advocate for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and that it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at 10, signing with Storm Model Management. The model quickly gained fame and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the business and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s a model of how to transcending from being a model into a brand, as well as how to create an impact in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable work, she has served as a global ambassador for 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 fighting against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne can also be regarded as a performer. She has released a number of music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with a variety of artists like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media. She’s well-known for her candid post and relatable material which has allowed her to cultivate a large following of fans and supporters.
Model and actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress, and has been praised for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.