What is Bach Flower Remedies?
Bach Flower Remedies are a form of natural therapy that uses flower essences to balance emotional and mental states. Developed by Dr. Edward Bach in the 1930s, this therapy is based on the idea that negative emotional states can contribute to physical illness and that the right flower essences can help balance these emotions and promote healing.
What are Bach Flower Remedies made of?
Bach Flower Remedies are natural remedies made from pure springwater and the high vibrational imprint of flowers. They were created by Dr. Edward Bach in the 1930s to help people improve their emotional, mental and spiritual well-being.
How do Bach Flower Remedies work?
Bach Flower Remedies work by addressing emotional imbalances and negative thought patterns that may be contributing to physical, mental and emotional health issues. Each remedy is designed to target a specific emotional state and promote balance, positive mindset and behavioral change.
Are Bach Flower Remedies safe?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies are generally considered safe and non-toxic for all ages. They are made from all natural ingredients and do not have any known side effects or contraindications with other medications. However, if you are pregnant, nursing, or have a medical condition, it is always best to consult with a qualified healthcare provider before using any new therapy or supplement.
How do I choose the right Bach Flower Remedies for me?
Choosing the right Bach Flower Remedy involves identifying the emotional state or issue that you would like to address. For example, you may be experiencing feelings of overwhelm, grief or homesickness. There are 38 different remedies, each targeting a specific emotional state, so it is important to do research which remedy is right for you. For complex emotional states, it can be helpful to consult with a Bach Flower Practitioner to determine which remedies are best suited for your needs.
How do I take Bach Flower Remedies?
Bach Flower Remedies are typically taken orally, either in drop form or mixed with water, with a recommended dosage of 4 drops, 4 times daily. Drops can also be applied topically to the wrists, or added to bathwater. Your Flower Therapist may recommend a dosage unique to you, depending on your goals and needs.
Can Bach Flower Remedies be used alongside other treatments?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies can be used alongside other treatments, including conventional medicine, homeopathy, Eastern Medicine and naturopathic remedies. They are safe to use, made from natural ingredients, and do not interfere with other treatments.
How long does it take to see results from Bach Flower Remedies?
The effects of Bach Flower Remedies vary, but many people report feeling positive changes within a few days to a few weeks of starting treatment. Bach Flower Remedies are a form of energetic medicine that work with the subtle energy system of the body, so effects can be very gentle to begin with. When taking the remedies, it is important to be patient and consistent, as they may take time to have a noticeable impact.
How long do I need to take Bach Flower Remedies before I see results?
Bach Flower Remedies work on an individual basis, so the length of time it takes to see results can vary. You may begin to feel a subtle difference within a few days, and with continuous use, a more profound effect within 1-3 months. It is important to continue taking the remedies as directed and to monitor any changes or improvements to your emotional health over time.
Can Bach Flower Remedies be used in conjunction with other medications?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies can be used alongside other medications. They are safe to use and do not interact with other drugs. We recommend that you consult with your healthcare provider before starting any new remedies or medications if you have any concerns.
Are Bach Flower Remedies safe for children and pets?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies are safe for both children and pets. They are made from natural ingredients, and do not have any harmful side effects. The drops are easy to administer and dilute into food and water. It is important to use the remedies as directed and we recommend that you consult with your health team or vet if you have any concerns.
How do I choose the right Bach Flower Remedies for my needs?
Choosing the right Bach Flower Remedy involves identifying the specific emotional or mental state that you are experiencing. Each remedy is designed to address a specific emotion or feeling, such as fear, worry, grief or overwhelm. If you're unsure about which remedy is right for you, we recommend booking a session with a Bach Flower Practitioner, who can create a personalised flower remedy just for you.
Can I make my own Bach Flower Remedies at home?
Yes, it is possible to make your own Bach Flower Remedies at home, however, it requires specific ingredients and weather conditions. For this reason, it can be much easier and more convenient to purchase your remedies from a reputable Flower Remedy Dispensary. At Flower Guide, we pride ourselves on supplying remedies of the highest quality, made with care, loving intention and intuitive connection with our Earth.
Is your packaging eco-friendly?
Yes, our packaging is eco-friendly. We use recycled paper boxes and plain brown paper to pack our items, and we seal our parcels with plant-based packing tape. All of our packaging can be recycled or composted.
Bach Flower Remedies FAQs
What are Bach Flower Remedies?
Bach Flower Remedies are a natural system of healing that use flower essences to treat emotional imbalances such as stress, phobia, and depression. They were created by Dr. Edward Bach in the 1930s to help people improve their emotional, mental and spiritual well-being.
Are Bach Flower Remedies safe for children?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies are safe for children and can be used to treat emotional issues such as shyness, separation anxiety, and anger.
How do I choose the right Bach Flower Remedy?
The best way to choose the right Bach Flower Remedy is to identify the emotional state that you are experiencing and select the remedy that corresponds to that state.
Can I use multiple Bach Flower Remedies at the same time?
Yes, you can use multiple Bach Flower Remedies at the same time. It is common to use a combination of remedies to address different emotional states, as part of a holistic health program.
How long does it take for Bach Flower Remedies to work?
The length of time it takes for Bach Flower Remedies to work varies depending on the individual and the emotional state being addressed. The effects of Flower Remedies can feel subtle for some, and profound for others. While some people may notice a difference immediately, for others it may take several weeks to experience the full effects.
Are Bach Flower Remedies a substitute for medical treatment?
No, Bach Flower Remedies are not a substitute for medical treatment. These natural remedies are a complementary therapy working with body's energetic system, that can be used alongside conventional medical treatment and other alternative therapies.
Can Bach Flower Remedies be used during pregnancy?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies can be used during pregnancy. However, it is recommended to consult with a healthcare professional before using any new treatment during pregnancy.
How do I take Bach Flower Remedies?
Bach Flower Remedies can be taken orally by adding drops to water or directly under the tongue. They can also be added to bath water or applied topically to the skin. Generally, the recommended dose is 4 drops, 4 times daily, however, if you're consulting with a Flower Remedy Practitioner, they may recommend a different dosage that is specific to your needs.
How long does it take for the remedies to start working?
The remedies start working with your subtle energy system immediately, however, the effects of the remedies can take a little while to be felt, and vary from person to person. Typically, you should start to feel more balanced within a few days, with more profound effects becoming noticeable within a few weeks.
Are there any side effects to taking Bach Flower Remedies?
No, Bach Flower Remedies are all natural and have no known side effects.
Can I take multiple remedies at once?
Yes, you can take multiple remedies at once. Because emotional and mental imbalance is often multi-layered, you may feel drawn to multiple remedies, or a Flower Remedy Blend. Bach Flower Remedies are safe to use, with no risk of overdose, so it is perfectly safe to take more than one remedy at a time.
How often should I take the remedies?
Generally, we recommend our flower remedies to be taken four times per day, or as often as needed.
Can Bach Flower Remedies be taken with other medications?
Yes, all Bach Flower Remedies are safe to take with most other medications, but we recommend that you consult with your healthcare professional if you have any concerns.
Can I use Bach Flower Remedies on my pets?
Yes, Bach Flower Remedies can be used on pets. Bach Flower Remedies are made form all-natural ingredients, and are safe for animals, but you should consult with your vet if you have any concerns.
How do I choose which remedies to take?
You can determine which remedies are best for you by consulting with a Bach Flower Therapist or by using resources such as our online guide to identify which remedies align with your specific emotional needs.
What issues can Flower Remedies help with?
Flower Essences are a powerful tool for self care, personal development and self-healing.
They can help with:
Emotional support during hard times
Transforming negative thought patterns
Building emotional strength and resilience
Facilitating healing from physical illness
Raising your vibration
Manifestation and achieving your goals
Bach Flower Therapy FAQs
What is Flower Therapy and how does it work?
Flower Therapy is an alternative healing modality that uses the energetic remedy of Flower Essence to balance the emotions and facilitate self-healing. The philosophy of Flower Therapy suggests that when emotional imbalance is not corrected, it can become trapped in the energy body, and later manifest in the physical body as dis-ease.
Flower Therapy is a holistic health program that works to identify energy blockages in the client, based on an assessment of their current mental, emotional, physical and spiritual state. Flower Therapy aims to harmonise the energy of the human biofield, in turn, creating emotional balance and facilitating greater ease of healing.
What is the role of a Flower Therapist?
The role of the Flower Therapist is to:
Assess the current emotional, mental and physical state of the client
Identify emotional, mental and physical imbalances that require attention
Recommend a customised Flower Essence or blend to correct those specific imbalances
What does a virtual Flower Therapy consultation entail?
Before your consultation
Once your booking is locked in, you'll be emailed a link to a short questionnaire for you to fill out before your session.
During your consultation
During the session, Natalie will gently guide you through questions about your current emotions, your environment, and any health issues that you're currently experiencing. She'll also take some time to teach you the Bach Flower basics and answer any questions you may have about how they work and what to expect.
After your consultation
After the session, Natalie will dispense your personalised Bach Flower Remedy blend. Your remedy will then be posted to you, along with instructions on how to take it and what to expect. Natalie will then check in with you after a couple of weeks to see how you're tracking and answer any further questions.
Returns and Refunds FAQs
What is your return policy?
We accept returns within 60 days of purchase. Given the nature of our product, we do not offer returns for change of mind, but if you're unhappy with the quality of your product, please get in touch as we'll be happy to arrange a refund or replacement.
What should I do if my product arrives damaged?
If your product arrives damaged, we'll be happy to send you a replacement. Just get in touch via email with a photo of the product and packaging and we'll get back to you with instructions.
What if I received the wrong product?
If you received the wrong product, we're so sorry! Please contact us immediately, and we'll make it right.