Point Localization: In the lateral thigh. With the arm across the body, the point lies by the tip of the middle finger.
TCM Actions: Expels Wind. Remove channel obstruction (Bi syndrome). Treats atrophy syndrome (Wei syndrome).
Indications: Skin diseases caused by external Wind. Herpes zoster. Itching. Urticaria. Paralysis, atrophy and leg pain. Weakness in the legs.
Target area: Leg. Skin.
Point Name and Meaning: Fengshi – Wind Market
Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.