THOSE WHO HIDE WORRIES BEHIND A BRAVE FACE. Distressed by arguments, quarrels and confusion. Often turn to alcohol
drugs or comfort eating to help cope.
APPREHENSION FOR NO KNOWN REASON. These people are seized by sudden fears and anxieties. Feelings of unexplained
anxious anticipation, foreboding, dread.
CRITICAL AND UNTOLERANT OF OTHERS, UNABLE AND UNWILLING TO MAKE ALLOWANCES. These people are convinced
that they are right and everyone else is wrong. Perfectionists to the extreme.
WEAK WILLED; EXPLOITED OR IMPOSED UPON. Usually timid, quiet and passive, these people act out of a subservience
rather than a spirit of willing cooperation.
THOSE WHO DOUBT THEIR OWN JUDGMENT, SEEK CONFIRMATION OF OTHERS. These people may be wise, educated and
intuitive yet they constantly seek and follow the advice of others rather than trust themselves.
UNCONTROLLED, IRRATIONAL THOUGHTS. NOTE: If symptoms are severe, help from a good therapist is recommended.
These people feel they may explode and give way to violent impulses and fits of rage.
REFUSES TO LEARN BY EXPERIENCE - CONTINUALLY REPEATS SAME MISTAKES. These people do their best to forget past
difficulties and thus have no solid basis on which to base future decisions.
OVER POSSESSIVE (SELF CENTERED) CLINGING AND OVER-PROTECTIVE ESPECIALLY OF LOVED ONES. They expect others
to conform to their values, are critical and argumentative when they do not. Interfering, talkative, self-pitying, easily offended.
INATTENTIVE, DREAMY, ABSENT-MINDED, MENTAL ESCAPISM. They like to be alone and avoid confrontation by withdrawing.
Lack of interest.
THE "CLEANSER". SELF DISGUST/DETESTATION. Ashamed of ailments. Symptoms may include obsessive house cleaning,
frequent hand washing or obsession with triviality.
OVERWHELMED BY RESPONSIBILITY. When people, even those with above average ability, take on too much work, while
neglecting themselves, the results are often temporary depression, exhaustion and loss of self-esteem.
DESPONDENCY. These people become easily depressed and discouraged when things go wrong or difficulties arise. Easily
disheartened by small set backs.
PESSIMISM. Defeatism, "oh what's the use!" Very often these are people suffering from a chronic illness and have been told or
have come to believe that nothing can be done for them. Have no faith the treatments they are undergoing will work.
TALKATIVE, OBSESSED WITH OWN TROUBLES AND EXPERIENCES. They need an audience and dislike being alone but fail to
realize they are often avoided because they sap other people's vitality.
HATRED, ENVY, JEALOUSY, SUSPICION. Unconsciously, these people suffer from insecurity yet project aggression to the
world at large. They lack the ability to feel love.
LIVING IN THE PAST, NOSTALGIC. Homesickness. They lack the ability to change the present because they are constantly
looking at the past, usually out of a sense of fear.
MONDAY MORNING FEELING, PROCRASTINATION. People who find it difficult to face everyday problems and responsibilities
in spite of the fact that they do manage to get things done.
LACK OF SELF-CONFIDENCE, FEELS INFERIOR, FEARS FAILURE. They may be secretly aware that they really do have the
ability they admire (without envy) in others, yet these people simply won't try for fear of failing.
IMPATIENCE, IRRITABILITY. Capable and efficient, these people act, think and speak quickly, but are frustrated and irritated
by slow co-workers and so often wind up working alone.
FEAR OF KNOWN THINGS. SHYNESS, TIMIDITY. For people who fear accidents, pain, poverty, public speaking, unemployment,
etc. Often artistic and talented, these people can be tongue-tied and unable to speak about their fears.
'DARK CLOUD' THAT DESCENDS, MAKING ONE SADDENED AND LOW FOR NO KNOWN REASON. Although this depression can
often lift just as suddenly as it descends, people who suffer from it are truly exposed to the deepest gloom.
NORMALLY STRONG/COURAGEOUS, BUT NO LONGER ABLE TO STRUGGLE BRAVELY AGAINST ILLNESS/ADVERSITY.
These people are over-achievers with a strong sense of duty. They hide their tiredness because they are afraid to appear
weak in front of others.
FATIGUED, DRAINED OF ENERGY. The type of exhaustion that sets in after a prolonged period of strain. Everything becomes
a monumental effort. Life lacks zest.
GUILT COMPLEX, BLAMES SELF EVEN FOR MISTAKES OF OTHERS. Always apologizing. These people feel undeserving and
unworthy which in turn destroys the joy of living.
OBSESSED BY CARE AND CONCERN FOR OTHERS. These people constantly fear the worst, living in dreaded anticipation of
some non specific, but definitely unfortunate thing happening to their loved ones.
SUDDENLY ALARMED, SCARED, PANICKY. Often occurs after being in an accident, or narrowly avoiding or witnessing an
accident. An acute threat - sickness, natural disaster, etc. - can cause these people to feel frozen and helpless with fear.
RIGID MINDED, SELF DENYING. These people are self-dominating to the point of self-martyrdom. Opinionated and dogmatic,
they are much too self-concerned to interfer in - or connect with - other people's lives.
UNCERTAINTY/INDECISION/VACILLATION. Fluctuating moods. These people often waste time and miss opportunities because
their up and down mood swings make them unreliable.
FOR ALL THE EFFECTS OF SERIOUS NEWS, OR FRIGHT FOLLOWING AN ACCIDENT, ETC. There are those who suffer
serious distress and unhappiness under adverse conditions.
UTTER DEJECTION, BLEAK OUTLOOK. For when anguish is so great it seems unbearable and all endurance seems gone.
OVER-ENTHUSIASM, FANATICAL BELIEFS. These are strong willed people with strong views, especially about what they
consider to be injustice. They are often so enthusiastic that they alienate potential allies.
DOMINATING/INFLEXIBLE/TYRANNICAL/AUTOCRATIC/ARROGANT. Capable, gifted, ambitious people who use their abilities to
bully others. Proud and usually ruthlessly greedy for power.
ASSISTS IN ADJUSTMENT TO TRANSITION OR CHANGE, EG. PUBERTY, MENOPAUSE, DIVORCE, NEW SURROUNDINGS. Also
for those with definite ideas but who are occasionally diverted by the strong opinions of others.
PROUD, RESERVED, ENJOYS BEING ALONE. Often gentle and self-reliant, these people nevertheless can exude a sense of
superiority that makes them appear aloof and condescending.
PERSISTANT, UNWANTED THOUGHTS. Pre-occupation with some worry or episode. Mental arguments that go around and
around and lead to a troubled, depressed mind.
HELPS DETERMINE ONE'S INTENDED PATH IN LIFE. There are people who have ambition and talents but waste those gifts
through a lack of direction. They are frustrated because they are aware that life is passing them by.
RESIGNATION, APATHY. Whether it's illness, a monotonous life or poor working conditions, these people do not complain,
but simply plod unhappily on. Their apathetic behavior assures that their condition will not change and they will miss even
the simplest of life's pleasures.
RESENTMENT, EMBITTERMENT, 'POOR OLD ME'! These people can start to begrudge other people's good fortune. Grumbling
and irritable, they enjoy spreading gloom.
FOR PEOPLE WHO FIND THEMSELVES IN EMERGENCY STRESS SITUATIONS. It is the only combination of essences (Cherry
Plum, Clematis, Impatiens, Rock Rose, Star of Bethlehem) formulated and recognized by Dr. Bach himself. RESCUE REMEDY
will comfort/reassure and calm those who have received serious news, severe upset or startling experiences consequently
falling into a numbed, bemused state of mind. RESCUE REMEDY can also be used just before bed to calm a troubled mind or before any stressful situation such as, exams, doctor or dentist appointments and public speaking. RESCUE REMEDY also comes in cream form that can be used topically on burns, stings, sprains or even as a massage cream.
RESCUE REMEDY - Combination Formulation
OVERCARE FOR OTHERS' WELFARE
DESPONDENCY & DESPAIR
LACK OF INTEREST IN PRESENT CIRCUMSTANCES
CHARACTERISTICS of REMEDY
BACH FLOWER REMEDIES
Finding Inner Harmony Through Flower Essences
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