“TREAT THE CAUSE NOT THE RESULT”
Naturopathy, a Natural Medicine method, supports the whole body healing mechanisms, both the emotional state and the physical one.
BACH FLOWER REMEDIES influence the emotional state and help bring emotions from a negative outlook to a positive one.
Bach Flower Remedies are a unique healing system that energetically balances emotions and enhances the sense of well being.
The System of ‘Bach Flower Remedies’ founded in England by Dr Edward Bach (MD) at the beginning of the 20th century.
What are Bach Flower Remedies?
A unique system of healing. Invented by Dr Edward Bach (1886-1936), a conventional doctor, bacteriologist, and homoeopath developed his remedies system inspired by classical homoeopathic traditions. From then to now, the still remedies produced in the same way as Dr Bach made them. The Remedies made from flowers, sun and water.
There are 38 Bach Flower Remedies, and the most famous one is the Crisis/Rescue Remedy which many people use every day to help them deal with stress, fears or sudden panic attacks.
As mentioned above the remedies help to manage emotional imbalances by replacing negative emotions with positive ones. The following list introduces the remedies and the emotions they act upon.
In which cases the different 38 Remedies can help?
Bach Flower Remedies helps to transform a negative emotion to a positive one, helping to balance emotions.
You will find a full list of Bach Remedies in the following chart.
|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||feeling intolerance to others|
|Centaury||cannot say ‘no’ even when feeling uncomfortable to do something|
|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||demanding attention from others with manipulation|
|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||hard feelings of 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||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 process of making 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 lack of fulfilment|
Who can use Bach Flower Remedies?
The Bach Flower Remedies is suitable to use with everyone, including children, pregnant women, pets, and even plants.
They contain the flower essence made with water and brandy, highly diluted (alcohol-free options exist as well, by special order).
*For individual concerns please contact a Bach Flower Therapist before starting to take the remedies.
What is Bach Rescue Remedy?
Rescue remedy provides support at the time of high emotional demand, such as S.O.S situations.
When you feel 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.