Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career, also has a few less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her struggles with depression and body image, to her ventures into the world of sexual toys, and her openness regarding 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 anxiety and depression about her body in her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest, and began menstruating later than her peers and was referred to as “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15 depression slowed her down and she had to temporarily leave school. When she spoke to BBC she discussed the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a very well-to-do family and everyone thought she must be automatically happy, and they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality, growing up in an environment in which it wasn’t discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and considered herself a homophobe. 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 is a pansexual who loves the person, regardless of their gender identity. The actress explained that she might also be attracted to non-binary or transgender people. When she spoke to 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 broke up. She was also romantically linked to the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne was a target of her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she did not cover up her sexuality and find a male partner for the role of a “cover”. Yet, Delevingne refused to listen to Weinstein and continued speak out about her sexuality as well as relationships.
Business with a Sex Toy Company
Delevingne is a part of a business partnership with a sex toy company and tests the products herself. She is open and unashamed about her involvement in the industry and regards it as a way to promote sexual health 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 designed by an artist and serves as an emblem of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently stepped into the world of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel inside her villa and sold it as a unique digital collectible. It demonstrates her brave and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to try new things and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability, 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 Delevingne is not limited by others’ opinions about her talents and skills and continues to push herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration to many. She has been open of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards acceptance of herself, and she’s an example for others on the importance of being self-assured, regardless of what others might think or think. She has spoken out about body positivity and inclusion, and has used her platform to speak out on behalf of marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s okay not to know everything and it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became an one of the top sought-after models in the business and walked for the top designers like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from a model to a brand, and how to make an impact in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also well-known for her charitable efforts, she is a world-wide ambassador for Women’s Cancer Research Fund and actively supports mental health organizations and charities including, The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Additionally, she has donated to organizations fighting against discrimination and racism.
Delevingne has also been a professional musician and she has released numerous music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with different artist like Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s famous for her candid and honest posts and relatable content which have helped her cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has made the transition from being a model into an actress, and has been praised for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.