Point Localization: At 1/4 of the distance between the ST8 and GB7.
TCM Actions: Subdues Liver Yang in the head. Extinguishes Interior Wind.
Indications: Headache caused by the rise of the Liver Yang. Dizziness. Blurred vision. Seizures. Lockjaw. Epilepsy.
Target area: Head.
Point Name and Meaning: Hanyan – Forehead Fullness
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.