Christie Brinkley shows off sun kissed tan wearing just a shirt in stunning beach photo

Christie Brinkley shows off sun kissed tan wearing just a shirt in stunning beach photo

Longtime fans of Christie Brinkley know that the bombshell model is a total nature-lover, and loves nothing more than being out at the beach near her Bridgehampton home, and is known for her “Rainbow diet.”

The star frequently shares her best tips and tricks for how she fuels herself with all of nature’s colorful fruits and vibrant veg, and she couldn’t let Earth Day go by without honoring Mother Earth.

Christie took to Instagram Saturday in honor of the special day, and shared a photo of herself at the beach.

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The shot captures her walking along the sandy water’s edge on a beautiful, bright blue day, and she is waving her hands towards the incoming clouds above.

Capturing her from behind, she is wearing nothing but an oversized, striped green button-down shirt, making way for her ultra-tanned legs to be on full display.

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“Here’s to you Mother Earth,” she wrote, adding: “Thank you for giving us everything we could ever want or need to sustain us.”

She continued: “From sustenance to extraordinary beauty and wonders!” noting: “You are the most generous planet in the whole universe.”

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Christie then reminded fans: “I can only hope Earthlings learn to treat you as well as you treat us!” adding an Earth, recycling, and green heart emoji before the hashtags “Earth day,” “Earth month,” and: “Everyday.”

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Christie promoting anti rhino and elephant poaching action at the Entabeni Rhino Orphanage in September 2013

Fans not only gushed over the photo but also reiterated her statement, with one fan aptly noting: “The Earth does not belong to us, we belong to the Earth. Respect it so.”

Others also said: “Mother Earth and all Her Earthlings are always eternally grateful to you @christiebrinkley for caring & making it a much more beautiful place,” and: “And here’s to you, Goddess Christie, for beautifying Earth in so many ways – such as your environmental activism, and your own divine beauty!” as well as: “You make everyday Earth Day!!” plus another fan added: “Wise words and a beautiful photo lovely lady.”

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