“TREAT THE CAUSE NOT THE RESULT”
In natural medicine we support the body healing mechanisms, this means also support the emotional state and not only the physical one. BACH FLOWER REMEDIES are made to work on the emotions and bring the emotions from a negative state to a positive one.
Bach Flower Remedies are a unique healing system that energetically balances emotions and improve the sense of well being. Bach Flower Remedies were invented in England by Dr Edward Bach at the beginning of the 20th century.
“Health depends on being in harmony with our souls”Dr Edward Bach.
What are Bach Flower Remedies?
A unique system of healing. Invented by Dr Edward Bach (1886-1936), a conventional doctor, bacteriologist and homoeopath, that developed his system of Remedies inspired by classical homoeopathic traditions. The 38 Flower Remedies can help to manage emotional imbalances by replacing negative emotions with positive ones. Today, the remedies are still produced in the same way as Dr Bach made them. The Remedies made from flowers, sun and water.
In which cases the different 38 Remedies can help?
Bach Flower Remedies helps with the emotional state. On the following chart, you will find the remedies and the negative emotional state they help to balance.
|Remedy||Negative related emotional state|
|Agrimony||hiding inner feeling behind a mask of a cheerful face|
|Aspen||vague, unknown fears, with no apparent cause|
|Beech||intolerance to others|
|Centaury||the inability to say ‘no’|
|Cerato||lack of trust in one’s own judgment and decisions|
|Cherry Plum||fear of losing control over thoughts and actions|
|Chestnut Bud||failure to learn from mistakes and repeated experiences|
|Chicory||selfish, possessive love, demanding attention from others|
|Clematis||dreaminess, lack of attention, failure to concentrate|
|Crab Apple||the cleansing remedy, feeling mentally or physically unclean|
|Elm||overwhelmed by responsibility caused by taking on too much|
|Gentian||discouragement after even a minor setback|
|Gorse||hopelessness and despair, deep depression|
|Heather||excessive self –obsession, self-centeredness and self-concern|
|Holly||feelings of hatred, envy and jealousy|
|Honeysuckle||living in the past|
|Hornbeam||mentally & physically exhausted at the thought of doing something|
|Impatiens||impatience, desire to get things done quickly, impulsiveness|
|Larch||lack of confidence|
|Mimulus||fear & anxieties of known things|
|Mustard||intense sadness for no reason that strikes and then goes|
|Oak||who keeps going past the point of exhaustion|
|Olive||deep inner tiredness, exhaustion following mental or physical effort|
|Red Chestnut||excessive concern for the well-being of loved ones|
|Rock Rose||panic, extreme fear and fright|
|Rock Water||inflexible, in a quest for self-perfection|
|Scleranthus||inability to choose between alternatives|
|Star of Bethlehem||shock, trauma|
|Sweet Chestnut||extreme mental anguish, feeling lost and empty inside|
|Vervain||over-enthusiasm, nervous tension, do not like to listen to advice|
|Vine||dominance and inflexibility|
|Walnut||support times of changes|
|Water Violet||withdrawal from others, quiet self-reliance leading to isolation|
|White Chestnut||persistent unwanted thoughts and mental arguments|
|Wild Oat||uncertainty over one’s true path & direction in life|
|Wild Rose||failing to take an interest in life, drifting, resignation, apathy|
|Willow||self-pity and resentment, lack of fulfilment|
Who can use Bach Flower Remedies?
The Bach Flower Remedies are safe for everyone, including children, pregnant women, pets, elderly and even plants.
What is Bach Rescue Remedy?
Rescue remedy provides support at the time of high emotional demand, such as S.O.S situations. When you are feeling sudden panic, for example, before driving test, exams, fear from flights or anything that can trigger you to feel particularly nervous. It contains five flower essences: Rock Rose, Impatiens, Clematis, Star of Bethlehem and Cherry Plum.