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Agrimony: Emotional Honesty This Bach flower essence helps one to be emotionally honest with oneself. Dr. Bach recommended this flower remedy to patients to help them achieve inner peace and work through emotional pain. Agrimony flower essence assists in revealing our true internal feeling state, one not masked by cheerfulness and superficial gestures. This essence helps us to move from a state of pretend harmony to lasting inner peace. Dr. Bach recommended this flower essence for those who turn to drugs and alcohol to mask inner pain.
Aspen: Trust in the Unknown Dr. Bach used Aspen flower essence to foster confidence and fearlessness. This Bach flower harmonizes highly sensitive psychic forces with more conscious awareness which builds trust-rather than fear-of the unknown and spiritual world. Aspen eases the paranoid mind and supports the clear perception of intuitive information. If you tend to be overly sensitive and experience unexplained fears, phobias and anxieties, Aspen flower may be indicated. People who benefit most from this remedy have active imaginations that, when compounded with sensitivity, can lead to irrational fears and apprehension.
Beech: Seeing the Good in Life Beech flower essence helps ease the overly critical mind. The “Beech state” is characterized by judgment, intolerance and being hyper critical of the world and self. This type of acrid behavior leads to fault-finding and negative states. Dr. Bach used this flower remedy to encourage tolerance and acceptance of different points of view, people and situations. It helps you find the good in circumstances, others and yourself.
Centuary: Learning to Say “No” The person needing the Bach flower remedy Centaury lacks clear boundaries and the ability to say ‘No’. These types of people are weak willed and act to please others while neglecting their own needs. Centaury flower essence helps one to establish clear boundaries and strengthen the sense of self. It supports one to stay true to themselves and serve from a place of inner strength. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Centaury is the one essence most useful for the caretaker because it helps them to set healthy boundaries.
Cerato: Certainty of Self Cerato treats lack of confidence and belief in self, caused by distrusting and being out of touch with our intuition and inner voice. If you constantly seek advice from others, Cerato flower essence can help you to connect with your inner guidance. The out of balance state is characterized by a hunger for information and advice but never applying it. Cerato flower essence corrects this by imbuing confidence in your ability to make decisions and trust your intuition. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Cerato is the one essence most useful for connecting to your own inner wisdom.
Cherry Plum: Letting go and Trusting The Bach flower essence of Cherry Plum is helpful when you feel you are at a breaking point, experiencing great suffering and are about to lose control. This flower essence is useful when you’re desperately trying to control feelings such as when dealing with addiction withdrawl. Cherry plum is a light-filled essence that promotes growth and calmness to help you deal with inner turmoil. It is one of the Bach flower remedies in the 5 flower Bach Rescue Remedy.
Chestnut Bud: Learning from Mistakes Chestnut bud remedy helps you learn and integrate life lessons. This Bach flower essence is useful if you constantly repeat the same mistakes over and over and fail to learn your lesson. This flower essence will help you integrate your lessons and learn from your mistakes. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Chestnut bud is useful for all kinds of learning situations whether learning a new language or instrument or if you or your child has a hard time in school.
Chicory: Selfless Love If you tend to be overly demanding, needy and attempt to get attention through negative, manipulative, self centered behavior, Chicory flower essence may be of assistance. Chicory is an ally in helping you to cultivate selfless love. This Bach flower essence supports you to give love freely and to respect the freedom and individuality of others.
Clematis : Being Grounded Are you a daydreamer who avoids the present moment? Clematis flower essence offers support to help you stay awake and present. It ushers in clarity of consciousness and brings awareness clearly to the present moment. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Clematis is used to help you take practical action and to bring greater clarity and awareness to your life.
Crab Apple: The Cleansing Flower Crab apple flower essence is a cleansing essence and helps to bring a sense of inner purity. This Bach remedy helps steady obsessive compulsive behavior as well as obsessions with perceived imperfections. Dr. Bach used this flower essence to alleviate the emotional tension of feeling unclean. This can leads to germ phobia as well as an unhealthy focus on fasting and internal cleanliness. This Bach flower essence can be used proactively while cleansing and fasting to assist with deeper purification. Crab apple is also a great skin cleanser and helps with rashes or irritations. It also settles an upset stomach. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Crab Apple is useful for those who feel sex is unclean or dirty. May also be combined with Pine flower essence to clear sexual guilt due to religious teachings.
Elm: Keeping Steady When Feeling Overwhelmed Elm flower essence helps you steady yourself while in service so you do not give more than your limit. This essence supports you while you accomplish your tasks in a balanced manner. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Elm is useful if you are feeling overwhelmed or unprepared for the tasks at hand. Elm flower essence will help keep you poised and balanced.
Gentian: Perseverance, Faith & Confidence Gentain flower essence enhances, perseverance, confidence and faith. Dr. Bach used this flower essence to treat despondency that can arise after a minor set back. The setback is usually only temporary but leads to feelings of failure. This important Bach flower essence can help you stay positive as you move towards a goal or other big project. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Gentian is useful to help you connect with your optimism and overcome pessimistic feelings.
Gorse: Banishing Hopelessness
Gorse is a powerful flower essence for treating despair, or to a greater degree, a complete sense of hopelessness. If you see no point in trying because you lack faith in a positive resolution, this remedy will build optimism. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Gorse supports a sunnier outlook on life. Dr Bach recommended this flower essence for people who have been ill for a while and feel there is no hope for recovery.
Heather: Emotional Self Sufficiency The person who may benefit from using heather is often unconscious of their behavior and thus friends and family may be key in the self-discovery process. Heather fosters tranquility and emotional self sufficiency in the lonely and self-absorbed person. Dr. Bach used this essence for those who are overcome with a need to talk about themselves constantly to everyone you meet. Out of the 38 flower remedies Heather flower essence is most useful to help you enjoy quite and inner solitude. After using this flower essence, you may find that you are more at ease with yourself and don’t need to constantly talk about yourself.
Holly: Freedom from Anger, Jealousy and Envy Holly is an excellent essence to treat anger, jealousy and envy. It is helpful if something in your personality prevents you from experiencing happiness. This can be very corrosive when left unchecked. Dr. Bach recommended using Holly to treat bitterness and suspicion, which corrupts the ability to love. This essence engenders compassion in the heart and soul, enhancing the ability to love inclusively. This is a tremendously powerful remedy that helps you feel and channel love through your heart and extend it to others. Dr. Bach felt Holly was one of the most important and widely applicable flower essences.
Honeysuckle: Emotionally Engaged in the Present The Honeysuckle Bach flower essence helps you be more present, especially when there is a longing for the “good old days.” This longing can prevent you from being fully in the moment and accepting life as it is. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Honeysuckle helps you gain a greater interest in the now and be emotionally engaged with the present. Dr. Bach used this flower essence for people who are stuck in the past.
Hornbeam: Alleviating Weariness The Bach flower essence Hornbeam treats weariness. It is useful for the “Monday morning” feeling that can sometimes linger past Monday morning. This flower essence also treats mental lethargy and the physical fatigue. This exhaustion often happens when we engage in un-fulfilling actions; the weariness is an avoidance pattern. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Hornbeam is the one to help you reclaim your “Joie de vivre”. Dr. Bach recommended this flower essence to help restores dynamic mental and physical energy. This flower essence will help you regain enthusiasm when you feel dull.
Impatiens: Cultivating Patience Impatiens was the first flower essence Dr. Bach created. This flower essence is used to treat impatience. If you are tense, feel pressured by time and are unhappy with the pace of others, you need this Bach remedy. Further indications that impatiens would support your emotional growth: you tend to talk, eat and drive fast; anger quickly and have a fiery temper. Impatiens can be of great benefit if you rush through your days. This Bach remedy enhances the ability to slow down and enjoy the flow of life. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies this essence treats general irritation and intolerance. Dr. Bach recommended this flower essence to help patience embrace life and circumstances with greater ease and flexibility.
Larch: Confidence in Self Larch flower essence is wonderful for helping you to overcome fear of failure. It builds our confidence with verbal expression helping us to voice our needs where we previously felt stifled. Larch is a wonderful flower essence for building self confidence. It helps one to overcome feelings of being second class or not good enough. Dr. Bach recommended this flower essence for patients who have the ability but lack the confidence to advance in life. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Larch is great for treating feelings of inferiority.
Mimulus: Overcoming shyness and known fears
Mimulus flower essence helps build courage and confidence to face the challenges of life. Dr. Bach recommend this flower essence for fears of known things, small phobias and apprehension when facing daily challenges. Out of the Bach 38 flower remedies this essence is useful those who imagine a situation to be more challenging than it really is. Dr. Bach gave Mimulus to clients to help them face new situations and to be free from anxiety and worry.
Mustard :Relieve in Times of Darkness Mustard is a great flower essence for overcoming apathy and depressed states of being. Dr. Bach recommended this essence especially when the apathy or depression seems to come from out of nowhere, like a dark cloud has descended. This essence also helps to lift the dark clouds of grief and melancholy. It is very beneficial for Seasonal Affective Disorder(SAD) . This essence fosters emotional equilibrium between despair and joy. It helps one move through states of sadness knowing the joy of life will return. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies this most helpful for the saddened heavy heart.
Oak: Balance Between Work and Rest Oak flower essence helps us find the balance between work and rest. Dr. Bach recommended using this remedy to help us to know our limits. Which helps us stay within the boundaries of what is possible and not put our health in jeopardy. Overwork is a common issue in today’s world, which leads to stress and a myriad of health complaints. Oak helps us to know when enough is enough and take breaks in order to relax and rejuvenate our bodies and spirit. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Oak is for those struggle with their workload due to the inordinate amount of work they take
Olive : Strength and Endurance Olive flower essence builds strength and endurance after physical or mental exertion. Olive is for deep exhaustion and weariness which makes daily effort seem difficult. Dr. Bach recommended Olive flower essence for those who have little strength and whose daily life is hard and brings little pleasure. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies Olive is most useful to regain our physical vitality when feeling exhausted.
Pine: Overcoming Guilt Pine is the flower essence for treating all matters related to guilt. Guilt can take many forms in the personality; from self blame, self criticism to an actual inability to accept oneself. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies use Pine for any of the above negative personality traits and to accentuate self acceptance, self forgiveness and to free yourself from inappropriate guilt and blame.
Red Chestnut: Easing Worry for Friends and FamilyRed Chestnut flower essence is indicated for over concern for the well being of others. Concern for close friends and family is natural and this Bach flower essence is for when it becomes obsessive worry and unhealthy fear. Dr. Bach gave Red Chestnut to patients to foster a compassionate trust when considering the welfare of others.
Rock Rose: Grounded During Catastrophe Rock Rose flower essence fosters, great courage and grounded presence when facing catastrophic situations. This essence helps one to stay centered and remain grounded to effectively deal with challenging circumstances. This is one of the 5 Bach flower remedies in the Rescue Remedy emergency formula.
Rock Water: Flexibility, Receptivity and Spontaneity
Rock Water is an essence of solarized spring water. It imparts the essential qualities of water: flexibility, receptivity and spontaneity. Those needing this remedy hold themselves and others to rigid standards, are inflexible in their attitudes and are bound to routine and regulations. This is a great essence for fostering more ease in our approach life.
Scleranthus: Inner Resolve When Making Decisions Scleranthus is useful when we feel torn between two choices and can’t make up our mind. Scleranthus flower essence helps you tap into your inner knowing. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies use Scleranthus to foster decisiveness and inner resolve when making choices. This flower essence also helps with chronic ambiguity and hesitation.
Star of Bethlehem: Comforting and Soothing Star of Bethlehem is a powerful remedy for addressing recent or past traumas. Its deeply soothing and comforting energy fosters wholeness, unity and relief from the most troubling of situations. This is one of the 5 Bach flower remedies in the Rescue Remedy emergency formula.
Sweet Chestnut: Support During Deep Despair Sweet Chestnut flower essence is indicated for times of deep pain and agony accompanied by feelings of despair and loneliness. Feelings like this are likened to the ‘dark night of the soul’ when the soul is tested by periods of dark despair. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies use Sweet Chestnut to foster. spiritual depth it instills the faith that we can overcome adversity through spiritual communion.
Vervain: Moderation Between Work and Rest The need for Vervain is common in today’s world. The need is characterized by the Type A personality and those we are afflicted with ‘righteous indignation’ and overbearing fanaticism with their belief system. Vervain flower essence balances this intense energy helping those to approach life with more tolerance and learn the practice of moderation between work and play.
Vine: Balancing a Domineering Attitude Vine is indicate for the tyrannical type. Those who are domineering and seek to subjugate others to boost their ego. The balanced aspect of Vine and what this essence fosters is selfless service and recognition of others individuality. The balanced Vine state is more in touch with their spirituality which serves as a inner authority.
Walnut: Support for Change Walnut flower essence is the main essence to use in times of change. Because it helps us to break free from the past and move forward with confidence. Walnut frees the psyche from past limiting influences helping us make a healthy transition and giving us the courage to follow our path in life. It does this by insulating us from outside influences as well as helping to break the spell of the past. Walnut is useful during transitions such as moving, changing jobs or careers or at the beginning or ending of relationships.
Water Violet: Sharing your Gifts with Others The Water Violet type is a sensitive soul. This sensitivity leads them to remain withdrawn or aloof. Dr. Bach recommended this essence for those who have many great gifts to share but hold back from doing so. Water violet helps them to open and share their gifts, becoming more inclusive rather than exclusive. This essence helps one learn to connect with others and appreciate social relationships.
White Chestnut: Calm Mind White Chestnut treats an overactive mind that reels with mental chatter and repetitive, worrisome thoughts. This flower essence is useful at night when mental chatter interferes with the ability to relax, wind down and fall asleep. White Chestnut promotes calm, peace and inner quite, useful before bed. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies White Chestnut is most useful for insomnia and sleep disturbances.
Wild Oat: Alignment with Vocational Calling Wild Oat addresses vocational indecision and confusion, helping us align our inner calling with our outer work. It helps us find what it is we came here to do and to express our calling with purpose and meaning. This essence brings into focus the true calling of the soul, it is a fulcrum essence and can be used in times of indecision, lack of clarity and when we are searching for our purpose. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies use Wild Oat for help with life direction.
Wild Rose: Vital Re-attachment to Life Wild Rose flower essence addresses ambivalence, apathy, resignation and lack of hope. When these qualities become tangled in the personality, a person loses interest in life. This can be crippling and lead to periods of despair and depression. Wild Rose acts to ignite the quality of joy within the person, helping one to take a renewed interest in the world. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies use Wild Rose to spark the will and overcome apathy and ambivalence.
Willow: Flexibility The willow plant is characterized by it flexibility and the willow flower essence imparts similar qualities. Dr. Bach used Willow to treat resentment, inflexibility, for feelings that life is unfair and we are the victims. This flower essence fosters flexibility, acceptance and forgiveness. It helps us to take responsibility for our life. Willow restores flexibility to the personality helping to counterbalance feelings of bitterness. Out of the 38 Bach flower remedies willow is useful to help us forgive others when we blame them for our problems. It also helpful for treating envy and/or resentment towards others whose success, prosperity or happiness we desire.
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