Point Localization: 1 fen above and medial to the medial angle of the eye.
TCM Actions: Expels Wind. Clears Heat. Enlightens the eyes. Controls the rise of the Yin Qi and Yang Qi to the eyes.
Indications: Any ocular dysfunction. Conjunctivitis. Lacrimation. Dry eyes. Headache. Redness, swelling, pain and itching in the eyes. Vision problems. Insomnia (along with Ki6 + Bl62). Sleepiness (along with Ki6 and Bl62).
Target area: Eyes.
Point Name and Meaning: Jingming – Bright Eyes
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.