Is it Summer Yet? Our Favorite Celebs on the Beach

Now that Mother Nature has given us a speck of sunshine, we're ready to go all the way into beach season. Sure, those of us in the colder regions have to hold off a bit, so while we're wait we're getting inspired by these celebs on the beach—from Shemar Moore to Jada Pinkett Smith.

ESSENCE.COM Mar, 06, 2015

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Rihanna enjoys a cocktail with friends on the beach in Hawaii.

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Christina Millian enjoying some play time with a dog in the water in Miami Beach.

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Nicole Murphy spotted having a photo shoot on the beach in Miami.

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A bikini clad Jada Pinkett Smith shows off her toned body on the beach in Hawaii.

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Rihanna parties with friends in St. Barths to celebrate the first sunset of 2015.

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Model Jasmine Tookes goes for a stroll on Miami Beach.

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Karrueche Tran sizzles on the beach in a Taco Bae bikini in Miami.

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A shirtless Jaden Pinkett Smith stays in shape doing push ups at the beach in Hawaii.

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Actress Zoe Kravitz wears a mismatched bikini at the beach in Miami Beach, FL.

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Criminal Minds star Shemar Moore posing and making gestures for the camera on Miami Beach.

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Serena Williams at the beach at The Villaggio in Miami Beach.

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Queen Latifah enjoys the New Year's Day with some friends at the beach in Miami.

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Amber Rose spotted out and about on the beach in Miami Beach.

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Nicole Murphy spends the day at the beach in Miami.

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The Real Housewives of Atlanta star Claudia Jordan shows off her beach body in a baby blue bikini in Miami Beach, Florida.

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Actress and Singer Zoe Kravitz enjoys a day at Miami Beach in a one-piece swimsuit with buttons on the front and a cheeky back.