See the stars who aren't afraid to strip off...

The stars weren’t afraid to show their bodies off in sexy swimwear in 2013. Our gallery of celebrity bikini bodies proves why our favourite females want to flaunt their toned figures.

Singer Alexandra Burke proves she’s got a hot bikini body in a chic black two-piece, paired with silver body jewellery and a pretty headband, for a trip to the beach in Miami, Florida on 4 January.

ITV reality show Splash! gives celebs the chance to strip off at the pool – Sugababes’ Jade Ewen, presenter Charlotte Jackson and interior designer Linda Barker all confidently bare their celebrity bikini bodies to take a dive.

In the Big Brother house Lacey Banghard works a saucy cut-out swimsuit while former Hollyoaks star Emma Rigby goes for a fringed halterneck in the States.

Bronzed Tamara Ecclestone showcases a hot bikini body and Marc Anthony’s ex Shannon De Lima strolls along the beach in an on-trend orange bathing suit in Miami in March.

Some stars bravely rock their beachwear on the red carpet, with Rumer Willis and Jamie Chung both stepping out in skimpy outfits at events.

Never one for being shy, Rihanna happily exposes her chest tattoo in a tiny stringed ensemble in April.

Pixie Lott makes us green with envy as she displays her hot bikini body in an emerald get-up on a romantic holiday with boyfriend Oliver Cheshire.

In June, Rita Ora and Jessie J both live it up in Malta and flaunt their incredible celebrity bikini bodies in striking two-pieces.

Certain celebs just can’t resist taking a selfie when they get naked – TOWIE’s Lauren Goodger proudly zooms in on her slim bod and curvy chest in a picture taken on her phone during a Caribbean vacation.