S.O.S. flower essence blend to settle calm and stabilise in times of panic, shock and crisis. Because of its focus SOS is a life-saver for times of high stress, crisis and emergencies. S.O.S. soothes and overcomes shock and helps us stay focused and calm when facing emergencies, panic, crisis and ‘fright or flight’ times.
- Settle calm and stabilise shock and panic when accidents happen
- Manage intense physical or painful times – difficult childbirth, for both mother and baby, for baby especially if the birth was fast or traumatic. (Spray or drops can be gently smoothed onto baby’s temples and inner wrists)
- Soothe and overcome shock – hearing bad news, extreme fright, sudden loss of a loved one or relationship, a sudden accident or near-accident
S.O.S. provides almost immediate relief to overcome shock and stress. As such, it is an ‘essential’ for first aid kits and car glove boxes.
How do flower essences help?
How we experience life from moment to moment and day to day is largely determined by our thoughts and how we view the world.
When we use flower essences our thoughts shift, and change occurs on many levels; How we see ourselves, how we interpret what is happening around us and how we see the wider world.
A well-selected combination of Flower essences helps us see more clearly what is happening, access our inner strength and instincts; effectively enabling us to be the best we can be in any given situation.
Flower essences in our S.O.S. flower essence blend
All flower essences have ‘a personality profile’ how they can help and what we might seek from them. Flower essences are listed below with their focus to our ‘S.O.S.‘ blend to Settle, calm and stabilise in times of panic and crisis
S.O.S. combines the FES North American flower essences Explorers Gentian and Red Clover and Dr Bach’s famous Rescue Remedy combination Star of Bethlehem, Cherry Plum, Impatiens, Clematis, Rock Rose
Any Flower essences used in other blends have the blends title listed after the essence description.
Cherry Plum: Calms and soothes fear and panic of feeling out of control and overwhelmed. Cherry Plum gives a feeling of being supported and strength
Clematis: Dreamy, spaced-out, not present, Clematis helps ground and connect us to what ius happening now
Explorers Gentian: Feelings of loss and crisis become transformed into new possibilities and opportunities Calm + Connected
Impatiens: Helps settle and accept what is happening rather than being impatient, rushing and easily irritated
Red Clover: provides calm and steady response overcoming the tendency to be easily swept into group panic and hysteria in emergencies
Rock Rose: Deep panic, terror fear of death – brings inner peace and courage when facing great challenges
For more information:
Go to our About Flower Essences page.
Flower essences have ‘a personality profile’ of various themes and strengths reflecting how they can help us and what we might seek from them. If you are interested in more information on each of the flower essences, the FES Flower Essence Repertory is a wonderful tool and workbook for flower essence selection.
If you’d like more information on flower essences in general, or research and studies do go to the Flower Essence Society flowersociety.org