Homeopathy is the system of healing founded by a German physician Dr.Samuel Hahnemann (1755-1843).
Homeopathy focuses on building health and strengthening the immune system with individualised, carefully selected remedies.
Rather than treat each symptom in isolation the homeopath looks at the whole person and seeks to match this unique expression with a homeopathic remedy. In other words homeopathy is the treatment of ‘like’ with ‘like’.
In practice, this means that if a substance causes a symptom in a healthy person, giving the person a very small amount of the same substance, In theory, a homeopathic dose act as a catalyst, the energy of the remedy stimulating the body’s own vital force its immune system or defense mechanism to heal itself.
A homeopathic health practitioner uses pills or liquid mixtures (solutions) containing only a little of an active ingredient (usually a plant, mineral or animal sources) for treatment of illness/disease.
To understand how flower essences work requires a recognition that the human being is more than a physical body, but also incorporates it’s own life energy, a "body" of sensitivity and feelings, and a sense of our own being and self worth. Flower essences are energetic life force of plants that can interact with the subtle aspects of the human being, and evoke a form of vibrational healing.
Vibrational healing is when the natural frequencies of essences and your body work in harmony, much as in music when vibrational frequencies from different instruments coincide they creates harmonies which in the aural sense are hugely pleasurable. We can say that they work in a similar way to inspirational music or art, which often invoke a variety of positive emotions happiness calmness even euphoria! Flower essences are herbal infusions or decoctions (minute amounts infused in water), made from the flowering part of the plant, which uniquely address emotional and mental aspects of wellness.
Homeopathy does not interfere with flower essences as they are both natural, gentle and safe.Homeopathy can be used alongside other medicines in consultation with your doctor.