Scents of spring

Scents of spring

Southern California weather doesn't change too drastically from winter to spring and there's no specially branded latte being served at Starbucks to nudge us into the next season, but we can count on lighter fragrances to bring on the feeling of bright sunshine, blue skies and longer days.

Spring's newest fragrance releases are whisper soft but upbeat and bright with citrus, fruit, aquatic and floral notes — qualities many women look for when adding a new scent to their fragrance wardrobes. "Springtime always calls for a change of pace from the colder months, where people tend to prefer warmth, woods, spice and all things comforting," says Adam Eastwood, co-founder of...