Point Localization: 2.5 cun posterior to the hair line at 1.5 cun lateral to the midline.

TCM Actions: Expels external wind. Clears Phlegm. Opens the orifices of the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Seizures. Apical headache. Dizziness. Mental confusion. Vomiting.

Target area: Head.

Point Name and Meaning: Chengguang – Light Guard

Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]

 

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*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.