Cara Delevingne, known for her acting and modeling career but also has some lesser-known facts that make her stand out more. From her struggles with depression and body image and her ventures in the realm of sex toys, and her openness regarding her pansexuality, here are 10 interesting facts about the multitalented Delevingne.
Problems 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 started 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 discussed the time she said, “I hated myself for being depressed, I hated feeling depressed, I hated feelings.” However, Delevingne came from a extremely wealthy family and everybody believed she should be happy by default, but they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne was unable to comprehend her sexuality, growing up in a world where it was not discussed. For a time she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and considered her self-defence homophobic. 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 is in love with the person, regardless of gender or gender identity. She explained that this means that she might also be attracted to non-binary and transgender individuals. 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 However, they soon ended their relationship. She has also been romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. The public display of Delevingne’s sexuality has been met with both praise and criticism.
Risks coming from the Film Industry
Delevingne faced opposition from her producer Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t hide her orientation and find an appropriate male companion for an “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and 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 is the one who personally tests the products. She is open and unashamed about her work in the business and believes it is an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a hidden vaginal passageway in her house that was given to her from a friend. The tunnel was made by an artist, and is a symbol of female empowerment and empowerment.
Delevingne recently ventured into the realm of NFTs by creating a video of her dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her house and then selling it as a unique digital collectible. This showcases her bold and unafraid attitude and willingness to experiment with new ideas and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting ability she has continued to pursue her love of 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 is evident that she’s not confined by the opinions of others about her abilities and talents and is constantly challenging herself.
Inspiration and Role Model
Delevingne’s story has been an inspiration for many. She has been transparent regarding her struggle and progress towards self-acceptance. She is a role model for the importance of being self-assured regardless of what other people might think or think. 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 not necessary to have everything figured out and that it’s okay to be different and unique.
Cara Delevingne began her career as a model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She quickly rose to fame and became among the highest in-demand models in the industry, walking for top designers such as Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of how you can go from being a model into an established brand, and how to establish an impression in the fashion world.
Delevingne is also 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 such as 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 has released numerous music videos and songs. She also has collaborated with different artist such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne is a popular presence on social media. She’s famous for her candid and honest post and relatable material, which have helped her cultivate a large number of followers and fans.
Model turned actress
Delevingne has successfully transformed from a model to an actress and has received praise for her performance in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.