When a child feels sad it may be the result of a wide range of issues. The feeling may be short-lived, but sometimes it is lasting. Bach flowers can reduce sadness in the short term, but also over the long time in the case of lasting sadness. Your child seems sad or full of sorrow after a painful emotion. For example when his favourite pet dies or when a friend has moved away…
You child has suffered an emotional shock that is difficult to manage at his age. Since experiencing the shock, he seems generally very sad and you hardly ever see him looking happy. A shock that is hard to accept and understand could be, for example, the death of a grandparent, the loss of a pet or a divorce.
Give him 4 drops of the combination elixir URGENCY diluted in water, fruit juice or herbal tea several times a day. You can complete the effect of the elixir by applying the DEPRESSION roll-on to his wrists and solar plexus whenever the need arises.
He seems to be feeling low
A child, just like an adult, can have ups and downs. He doesn’t seem to feel any happiness, pleasure or to be carefree, and falls silent, as if something was worrying him. He smiles less and seems generally less happy and / or less alert. Bach flowers can support and help your child through these periods of doubt and low spirits.
Give him 4 drops of the combination elixir DEPRESSION diluted in a glass of water, fruit juice or herbal tea several times a day. You can complete the effect of the elixir by applying the DEPRESSION roll-on to his wrists and temples. If he’s feeling a little sad or has had an emotional shock, you can also use the elixir URGENCY, as well as the treating fragrance to restore calm at difficult times. You can prolong their effects by carrying the URGENCY roll-on around with you and applying it freely. Repeat the process every day until you see that the problem has disappeared.