One of the most unique and special people in the world are empaths. They are highly sensitive people and they usually do not talk about it a lot. If you have someone in your life who is an empath, then, this article is the right one for you.
These people are very sensitive to emotions and human energy. Since they can absorb other people’s energy and emotions, it can be really negative if they are in the company of negative individuals.
If you have a beloved person who is an empath, you need to be careful. They will be there for you whenever you need them. They tend to feel if there is something wrong.
Empaths are great friends even though they often have difficulties in coping with their own health. They often ask they friends how they feel, but they do not talk about their own feelings.
So, if someone you love is an empath take care of them because if there is something wrong, they would not talk about their problem and they would not ask for help. In fact, they can hide their issues very well.
Below, we offer you traits that empaths tend to hide from you.
1. Absorbing Emotions
Maybe you have noticed, or maybe you have not, but empaths feel down if you are feeling down. This is a result of their ability to absorb other’s emotions, and they can even feel the pain others are feeling.
Anyway, an empath would not talk about this because they would not like to seem crazy as the society would think.
As born healers, empaths think they need to be strong for others. They do not like being inconvenient to other people, so they hide what they feel. They hide their hypersensitivity.
3. They Like Nature
If you have a beloved who is an empath, you may have noticed that they like spending time in nature. Often, they go for a walk because nature gives them positive energy.
People who are empaths like being alone because of their sensitivity to other people’s energies. When they spend time alone, they feel calm. Since they do not want to be rude, they tend to spend time with people. They are extroverted introverts.
5. Detecting Lies
Empaths are great at reading people, so they are capable of seeing people’s real intentions, and they can easily notice if someone is lying. They may not say anything if they notice you are lying, but they will keep in mind.
6. Giving Too Much
Empaths have a natural urge to help those in need. So, helping others means putting themselves aside which may lead to serious problems. Ignoring their own feelings for a long time leads to problems.
If you notice that your beloved empath is doing a lot for others, you should warn them.
7. Negative People Like Them
Although empaths do not talk about them, they know that they are a target to negative people. Because of their capability to forgive and understand, empaths attract negative people like manipulators.
These people absorb their positivity and replace it with negativity. And, empaths are usually afraid of the next person that may use them.
8. High Intuition
Because of their high intuition, empaths can make decisions by following their gut. They can understand what the Universe is trying to tell them.
9. Stressing Over Many Things
Since they feel intensified emotions, empaths can become easily stressed and overwhelmed. Sadly, this can seriously affect their health.
10. People Take Advantage of Them
Strong manipulators usually take advantage of empaths because of their ability to understand and to help others whenever they need it. This does not mean that they are weak.
You can find empaths being excellent actors, musicians, writers, sculptors, and painters. Even though empaths do not talk about their creativity, they are very talented and use their talent to release the absorbed emotions.
12. Loyal Lovers
Empaths care about the society and their beloved ones with a passion. They love deeply, and they appreciate people who are in their lives. An empath is the best friend you can ever ask for.
How an Empath Can Take Care of Themselves
Because of all of the abovementioned reasons, empaths need to be careful of sociopaths, psychopaths, and narcissists. Also, they should avoid spending time with negative people to protect themselves from the negative energy.
So, if you know an empath, be there for them, and help them whenever you notice they need you. Keep in mind that they will never ask you for help because they do not want to bother you.