Bach Flower Remedies for Children

The Relation of Bach System to Children

Growing up is full of challenges for children, and it could be extreme difficult for both the parents and children to manage the changes. Bach Flower Remedies provide a meaningful and natural way of helping both you and your child to cope by building up awareness while working through emotions, personalities and temperament.

Sometimes parents wonder how the remedies can be given to their children as they are not able to express themselves well. In […]

Emergency remedies: Dr Bach’s ‘rescue’ combination


Emergency use is the one area where a pre-mixed combination is actually the best solution. When Dr Bach mixed Star of Bethlehem, Rock Rose, Clematis, Impatiens and Cherry Plum and called it a ‘rescue remedy’ he had in mind the need to respond without delay to everyday emergencies and crises. When something happens and we need immediate help we can reach for this crisis mix and know there is going to be something there to help us:

》Star of Bethlehem – […]

Are the remedies safe for pregnant women, babies and pets?

Are the remedies preserved in alcohol suitable for pregnant women, babies, children and pets?

Traditionally stock remedies were make up in a ratio of two drops of mother tinctures into 30 ml of 40 per cent proof brandy. It was switched in the 1990s to a 27 per cent proof brandy. The mother tincture itself is 20 per cent proof, but there is so little of it in each bottle of stock remedy that basically the liquid in the average stock […]

What remedy do I need for anger?

Holly is often thought of as the remedy for anger – but this isn’t necessarily the case.

Holly is actually the remedy for very negative, aggressive feelings directed at others – feelings such as hatred, suspicion, envy, spite. The basic problem is an absence of love, and the remedy works to encourage our generosity of spirit and an openness towards others.

Let’s look at some other remedies for anger too.



Moody no More with Bach Remedies!

How do you help yourself when you are moody? Let’s hear from Reza Gunawan and Dewi Lestari on helping oneself with Bach flower remedies. This Bahasa (Indonesian) talk was conducted in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Making of White Chestnut by sun method

It was a sunny day at the Bach Centre and, Peter, the remedy marker is making the White Chestnut mother tincture using the sun method. White Chestnut is the remedy for persistent worrying thoughts and mental arguments. The remedy helps us think straight. We can deal calmly and rationally with any underlying problems that might be causing the trouble.

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Peter, the remedy marker











How remedies […]

Remedy of the month – CRAB APPLE

“This is the remedy of cleansing. For those who feel as if they had something not quite clean about themselves. Often it is something of apparently little importance: in others there may be more serious disease which is almost disregarded compared to the one thing on which they concentrate. In both types they are anxious to be free from the one particular thing which is greatest in their minds and which seems so essential to them that it should be cured. They […]

1st Bach Level 2 in Jakarta

Level 2 in Jakarta was a wonderful course.

We allowed three days for it instead of the usual two. Besides having more time to enhance their knowledge on the remedies, participants were given more space to contemplate, share opinions, work on a deeper understanding on the work and philosophy of Dr Bach and learn from Igor’s personal and professional work experience. (Igor is Igor Pietkiewicz BFRP, from Poland, an experienced Bach trainer who flew in to lead the course.)

Participants also learnt […]

How many type remedies do we have in the Bach system?

Which are the type remedies?

Type remedies describe your essential characteristics and define how you tend to feel or react when things go wrong.

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What’s your type?

Do we have more than one type? Do we always have to include our type remedy in our mixing bottle?

From Stefan: “The type remedy is who you are underneath everything else. It’s possible to be a mix of types, then, but the true type doesn’t change. Having said that, subjectively it will feel as if it DOES change, but this is just because we build up layers over time, and sometimes a remedy state is so anchored that it seems to […]