Point Localization: 5 cun above the tip of the external malleolus on the anterior border of the fibula.

TCM Actions: Brightens the eyes. Leads down the Fire.

Indications: Pain, itching, redness and swelling of the eyes. Decreased night vision. Myopia. Blurred vision. Headache. Bitter taste. Floating objects in the visual field.

Target area: Eyes.

Point Name and Meaning: Guangming – Brightness

Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder

Categories: Luo (connecting).

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.