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Gabrielle Union in Bathing Suit Poses From Paradise

The actress is enjoying her holidays at the beach.

Actress Gabrielle Union is spending the holidays at the beach with her husband, NBA legend Dwayne Wade, and their kids. Union has been posting several stunning photos of herself at the beach, including her most recent Instagram story. In the photo, Union posed on the shore in a bright pink bathing suit, showing off her body in a V i X PaulaHermanny Brasil swimsuit. Read on to see 5 ways Gabrielle Union stays in shape and the photos that prove they work—and to get beach-ready yourself, don't miss these essential 30 Best-Ever Celebrity Bathing Suit Photos!


She Plays Basketball With Her Family

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Turns out, Dwayne Wade isn't the only baller in the family. Union tells Us Weekly that she loves to play basketball with her family. "We have a basketball court at our house, so we have shooting contests and a game of 21," she says. 


She Doesn't Drink Sugary Drinks

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Union says to Us Weekly that she cut out a lot of beverages in her diet. "Eliminating all sugary drinks," she revealed. "Sodas, those coffee drinks. Those coffee drinks are pretty much what you're supposed to eat all day in one Frappuccino." 


She Drinks A Lot Of Water

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Union tells Us Weekly that she substitutes all those sugar filled drinks with water. "I do a gallon of water a day," she says. "It keeps things moving, and it's really, really helpful."


She Believes In Balance


Union doesn't like to deprive herself of her favorite foods and believes in a balanced diet. "Just balance," she says to Us Weekly. "You can't do it every meal, don't deprive yourself. If you want the donut, have the donut."


She Eats The Rainbow


Union tells Us Weekly that she makes sure that her plates are always colorful. "I try to make it like a rainbow," she says. "Sweet potatoes or yams, or yellow peppers, just to try to make your plate as colorful as possible."

Anna Bechtel
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