This is a very important essence. The swing of the pendulum is causing much emphasis to be placed on feminine energy. This can threaten the inner male in both men and women. This essence brings in the radiance of the sun, the astrological symbol of the masculine energy. It strengthens male energy and the inner male, bringing about balance with the inner female - yin/yang balance. It enhances self-esteem, while bringing in warmth and compassion. Sunflower essence also facilitates the healing of the inner child's relationship with the father, as well as improving the ability to father.