Cara Delevingne, known for her modeling and acting career is also a host of less-known facts that help her stand out more. From her battle with body image and depression, to her ventures to 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 beautiful appearance, Cara Delevingne struggled with depression and insecurity about her body throughout her youth. She was ridiculed for her small chest. She also began menstruating earlier than her peers, being called “frigid” and “flat”. When she was 15, depression brought her down and she had to temporarily leave school. When she spoke to 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 wealthy family, and everybody believed she should be automatically happy, and they did not understand her mental state.
Homophobic in her Youth
Cara Delevingne struggled to understand her sexuality while growing up in a world that did not discuss it. At times she believed that same-sex marriages to be disgusting and was considered herself homophobic. 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 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 broke up. She has also been romantically connected to actress Michelle Rodriguez and singer Miley Cyrus. Her public display of her sexuality has received both praise and criticism.
The Film Industry is facing threats emanating from the Film Industry
Delevingne had to face opposition from producers Harvey Weinstein, who threatened her career if she didn’t conceal her sexual orientation and seek out an appropriate male companion for a “cover”. But Delevingne did not listen and continued to be open about her sexuality and relationship.
Business with an Sex Toy Company
Delevingne has a partnership with a sex toy company and tests the products herself. She is open and unashamed about her participation in the field and believes it is an opportunity to spread the message of sexual wellness and liberation.
Secret Vaginal Tunnel
Delevingne has a secret vaginal tunnel in her villa, which was a gift from a close friend. The tunnel was designed by an artist, and is a symbol that women’s empowerment as well as freedom.
Delevingne recently ventured into the world of NFTs by creating a short video of herself dancing in the hidden vaginal tunnel of her house and then selling it as a special digital collectible. The video showcases her daring and unflinching personality and her determination to try new things and push boundaries.
Despite some criticisms of her acting skills she continues to pursue her passion for acting and has appeared in several films and TV shows such as “Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets,” “Suicide Squad” and “Carnival Row”, it’s clear that she’s not confined by other people’s opinion on 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 transparent about her struggles and her journey to self-acceptance. She is an example of the importance of being self-assured regardless of what others may think or say. She has been vocal about her mental health, body positivity and inclusivity, and has used her platform to speak out for marginalized communities. Her actions show that it’s okay not to be able to do everything right and it’s fine to be different and individual.
Cara Delevingne began her career as model at the age of 10, when she joined Storm Model Management. She soon became famous and was soon among the highest in-demand models in the fashion industry and walked for the top brands like Burberry, Chanel, and Fendi. She’s an example of what it takes to go from a model to the status of a brand and how to make an impact 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 organizations and charities such as 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 and she has released a number of music videos and songs. She has collaborated with various artists such as Pharrell Williams.
Social Media Influence
Delevingne has a large following on social media. She is well-known for her candid post and relatable material, which have helped her grow a huge fan base and a loyal following of supporters.
Model who became actress
Delevingne has successfully transitioned from model to actress and has received praise for her performances in films like “The Face of an Angel” and “Tulip Fever”.