Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling careers, also has a few lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her battles with body image and depression as well as her explorations to the world of sex toys and her willingness to talk about her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Struggles with Depression and Body Image
Despite her stunning beauty, 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 other women, being called “frigid” and “flat”. At the age of fifteen depression struck her and she had to temporarily 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 wealthy family, and everyone thought she must be automatically happy, and they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne had a difficult time understanding her sexuality as a child in an environment where it was not discussed. For a time she found the idea of same-sex relationships to be disgusting and was 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 believes that she is pansexual and falls in love with any person, regardless of gender or gender identity. She said that she may be attracted to transgender or non-binary 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 the year 2019, Delevingne got married in Las Vegas to actress Ashley Benson However, they soon ended their relationship. She was also romantically associated with the actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Delevingne’s public display of her sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks 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 for a “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to speak out 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 is open and unashamed about her participation in the business and regards it as a way to promote sexual wellness 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 made by an artist, and serves as an emblem for female power and empowerment.
Delevingne recently entered the realm of NFTs by making a video of herself dancing in the secret vaginal tunnel in her villa and sold it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching attitude, as well as her willingness to experiment with new ideas and break boundaries.
Despite criticisms about her acting ability she continues to pursue her passion for acting. She has been featured in a variety of films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row” It is evident that she’s not confined by other people’s opinion on her abilities and talents, and continues to challenge herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s life story is an inspiration for many. She’s been candid of her personal struggles as well as her progress towards self-acceptance. She is a role model for how to be honest with oneself, regardless of what others might think or say. She has spoken out about mental health, body positivity and inclusiveness and has used her platform to speak up for marginalized communities. Her actions demonstrate that it’s not necessary to know everything and it’s okay to be unique and different.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at 10 when she signed with Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and was soon an one of the top sought-after models in the fashion industry, walking for top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how to transcending from being a model into an established brand, and also how to create a name for oneself in the fashion industry.
Delevingne is also 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 like The Samaritans and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. She has also donated to organizations that fight against racism and discrimination.
Delevingne is also a musician. She has released numerous music videos and songs. She has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a strong presence on social media and is well-known for her candid posts and relatable content, which has helped her to build a following of fans and supporters.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has made the transition from being a model into an actress and has received praise for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.