Point Localization: 4 cun above the hairline, in line with the pupil.

TCM Actions: Subdues Liver Yang. Calms the Mind (Shen). Opens the orifices of Mind. Benefits the nose. Stimulates the dispersion and descent of Lung Qi.

Indications: Headache. Dizziness. Obsessive thoughts. Sneeze. Nasal nleeding and congestion. Shortness of breath.

Target area: Nose.

Point Name and Meaning: Chengling – Spirit Support

Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]

 

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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.