The Natural Flower Remedy Connection
The surprising connection to BACH® remedies
Developed by a doctor more than 80 years ago, homeopathic RESCUE REMEDY®* was formulated to help you stress less, stay calm and in control.
A blend of five individual flower essences, the original RESCUE REMEDY® in the iconic little yellow bottle has provided gentle, non-habit forming stress relief to millions around the world for generations.
From the original RESCUE REMEDY® droppers and sprays, to pastilles and liquid melts there is a discreet and convenient RESCUE® product to have on hand, no matter where stress finds you.
The RESCUE® story begins in the early 20th century with Harley Street physician and bacteriologist Dr. Edward Bach. In 1917, Dr. Bach collapsed while treating soldiers wounded in World War I. While his colleagues gave him just three months to live, Dr. Bach made a full recovery.
So what was Dr. Bach’s secret? He believed that attitude and mental state play a vital role in maintaining health. Dr. Bach was one of the first doctors to recognize the importance of mental/emotional health on physical well-being, a notion that contemporary medicine has only accepted in recent decades. From this point on, he dedicated his life to researching this connection.
In the early 1930s, Dr. Bach’s research into the importance of emotional health led him to identify 38 different plant and flower remedies — known as the BACH®* ORIGINAL FLOWER REMEDIES. Five of these same remedies are still used in every RESCUE® product today.
To make his remedies more available to the general public, Dr. Bach enlisted the help of the Nelsons Homeopathic Pharmacy in Duke St., London to both make and distribute the remedies. Today, Nelsons produce millions of bottles with the RESCUE® formula and distribute to more than 60 countries on 6 continents.
The flower remedies used in RESCUE REMEDY® are still sourced from flowers grown at Dr. Bach’s former home in Mount Vernon, Oxfordshire. They are then sent to the Nelsons factory in Wimbledon, London where they are diluted and bottled according to the highest quality standards.
These five flower remedies were specifically selected by Dr. Bach when considering the five common negative states of mind that many people experience on a daily basis as part of their busy lives.
Bach® Original Flower Remedies are a gentle system, which capture the essence of flowers. The RESCUE® range contains some of our most popular products. Find the perfect partner for your busy lifestyle here.
RESCUE® and RESCUE REMEDY® brand products are a homeopathic dilution: see NelsonsDilution.com for details.
* Claims based on traditional homeopathic practice, not accepted medical evidence. Not FDA evaluated.