Beach Patrol

See how the stars are heating up the sand in their sexiest swimwear!

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HAYDEN PANETTIERE

HAYDEN PANETTIERE
Splash News Online

She sees seashells by the seashore! The checks out shells in the sand while on a romantic trip to Hawaii with boyfriend Wladimir Klitschko (not pictured).

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LIEV SCHREIBER AND NAOMI WATTS

LIEV SCHREIBER AND NAOMI WATTS
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Aussie sweethearts Liev and indulge in a little horseplay while sunning on Sydney’s Bondi Beach.

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AVRIL LAVIGNE

AVRIL LAVIGNE
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The porcelain-skinned kept out of the sun in a glamorous wide-brimmed hat and dark shades.

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JOSHUA JACKSON AND DIANE KRUGER

JOSHUA JACKSON & DIANE KRUGER
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Even on vacation, the actress doesn’t take a break from her fierce fashions, choosing a panther-print tank suit to go on a romantic walk in Mexico with her actor love.

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JESSICA LOWNDES

JESSICA LOWNDES
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Bathing beauty Jessica practices sun safety, lathering up while filming a scene for 90210 in L.A.

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OLIVIA PALERMO

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The star turns a walk down the beach in St. Barts into a catwalk stroll in a teeny two-tone bikini and chic beach wrap.

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KATE BECKINSALE

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Do blondes have more fun? The newly honey-hued seems to think so, showing off her flawless abs in a ruffled Juicy Couture bikini and straw hat while vacationing Mexico with her hubby (not pictured).

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MARIA MENOUNOS

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Is she the Dolphins’ latest recruit? The T.V. host looks touchdown-ready in Miami, sporting a sexy black bikini and plenty of embellishment (including a belly-button ring!) to toss the pigskin with actor Michael Chiklis (not pictured).

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SALMA HAYEK

SALMA HAYEK
Bauer-Griffin

Ooh la la! The joins her French billionaire hubby Francois Pinault for a yacht and jet-ski tour of St. Barts in the French West Indies.

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ASHTON KUTCHER & DEMI MOORE

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The lets his ‘s bikini body take all the attention while yachting in St. Barts, staying covered up in a T-shirt and shorts instead.

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JESSICA ALBA

JESSICA ALBA'S TUNIC
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Honor, 2, gives her a run for her money in the style department in her ruffled pink bikini and heart-shaped shades while playing on the beach in Los Cabos, Mexico.

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JENNIFER GARNER & BEN AFFLECK

HOP TO IT
Splash News Online

and give daughter Violet, 5, a swing in the surf while on a fun family getaway in Hawaii.

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CHLOË SEVIGNY

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Pacific Coast News

Bringing some of her signature N.Y.C. style to Miami, the actress looks chic in an two-tone string bikini, cat-eye shades and orange lips.

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CAMERON DIAZ

CAMERON DIAZ
INF

No one does sexy and sporty quite like , who spends her Cabo San Lucas, Mexico vacation jet-skiing, paddleboarding, and frolicking in the surf with her baseball player beau Alex Rodriguez.

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LEANN RIMES & EDDIE CIBRIAN

LEANN RIMES & EDDIE CIBRIAN
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Take that, pregnancy rumors! The newly engaged shows off her washboard abs – and 5-carat sparkler – on a stroll with fiancé Eddie Cibrian in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.

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SOFIA VERGARA

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Pacific Coast News

It’s a pleasure doing business for the Modern Family star, who looks happy to be blue while revealing her famous curves while filming a Diet Pepsi commercial in Los Angeles.

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DENISE RICHARDS

DENISE RICHARDS
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Far away from ex-husband onstage antics, Denise looks hot (but definitely not bothered!) in a string bikini on her Bahamas spring break.

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MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL

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Flynet

And she’s up! big sis catches ten – or maybe five – during some family fun in Hawaii.

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KELLY ROWLAND

KELLY ROWLAND
INF

Hitting a high note in a neon two-piece, the singer bands her beach look together with straw fedora and oversized sunnies while getting her feet wet in Miami.

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SERENA WILLIAMS

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Hats off to the tennis star who still appears in tip top shape while continuing her recovery from a recent health scare in the Miami sun.

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DOUTZEN KROES

DOUTZEN KROES
Ramey

Talk about body after baby! Just two months after giving birth, the Victoria’s Secret angel makes a fierce lands in a wild bikini, denim cutoffs and stellar shades in the Miami Beach sand.

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ZAC EFRON

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Pacific Coast News

Up top! After packing on 18 lbs. for The Lucky One, the flaunts the fruit of his labor during a shirtless day in Manhattan Beach, Calif.

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KATHERINE HEIGL

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Ramey

happily follows in the sandy footsteps of hubby Josh Kelley during their Miami Beach getaway.

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KATE HUDSON

KATE HUDSON
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With her baby bump hidden under a billowing Camilla kaftan, the gives herself a little fun in the sun and surf in Mexico.

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NEIL PATRICK HARRIS

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And babies make four! The TV star and his partner David Burtka pull double daddy duty, keeping their clan well-covered in Hawaii.

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JENNY MCCARTHY

JENNY MCCARTHY
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The bikini-clad puts a (matching) lid on it while soaking up the rays in Miami Beach.

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KELLY BENSIMON

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The Real Housewives star and Playboy cover girl strikes a sultry pose in Miami Beach next to a sweet ride.

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JEREMY PIVEN

JEREMY PIVEN
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Where’s his Entourage? TV’s most famous onscreen agent makes a run for it by himself along the shores of Malibu.

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KATE HUDSON

PREGNANT PAUSE
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Pregnancy is breeze for the bikini-clad , who exposes her belly to the sun in style with a hip-slung paisley print Theodora & Callum sarong and jewels galore during a Mexican getaway.

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AUDRINA PATRIDGE

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New show, new coast? The Hills proceeds with caution, covering up her neon yellow L*Space bikini with a white flowing vest and black trouser shorts, while filming scenes for her new reality show in Palm Beach, FL.

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GISELE BÜNDCHEN

GISELE BÜNDCHEN
INF

After putting sunscreen rumors to rest, the flaunts her perfectly sunkissed physique in an itsy-bitsy bikini while in Rio de Janeiro for Carnival.

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JOANNA KRUPA

JOANNA KRUPA
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The former Dancing with the Stars contestant shows her smooth moves as she glides on the Miami Beach sand in a giraffe print bikini.

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COURTENEY COX

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Flynet

Going green in a halter top two-piece suit, Cougar Town’s gets a boast from costar Josh Hopkins while filming on location in Hawaii.

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GWYNETH PALTROW

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The Oscar gets wet and wild in a striped ring-clasp Tory Burch bikini during a family vacation in the Caribbean.

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CAMERON DIAZ

CAMERON DIAZ
INF

Nothing can cool down this , who leaves her workout partner and beau Alex Rodriguez behind for a solo trip in the Miami Beach surf.

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MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY

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The sand-trotting takes a break on the Malibu shore with his brood – daughter Vida, son Levi and a couple of furry friends.

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ANGIE HARMON

ANGIE HARMON
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The actress wraps things up poolside in a plum bandeau bikini alongside her colorfully-clad daughter Avery, in Vieques Island, Puerto Rico.

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BETHENNY FRANKEL

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The health guru walks the talk happily showcasing her fit body-after-baby in a fluorescent swimsuit while under the shade of her wide-brimmed hat in Miami Beach.

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PADMA LAKSHMI

PADMA LAKSHMI
Albert Michael/Startraks

Fit to be tied in a bow-adorned two-piece, the Top Chef host spices up her Bahamas vacation with a sultry stroll along the water.

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MALIN AKERMAN

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Ahoy mate! The Happythankyoumoreplease is on board for some fun in the sun in a red-hot string bikini while on holiday at the Zoëtry Paraiso de la Bonita resort in Mexico.
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