Point Localization: At 3/4 of the distance between ST8 and GB7.

TCM Actions: Subdues Liver Yang in the head. Opens the orifices of the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Temporal headache. Dizziness. Blurred vision. Lack of willpower and motivation. Difficulty expressing themselves through speech.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Xuanli – Suspended Tuft

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.