Point Localization: At the intersection between the vertical line anterior to the ear with the horizontal line from the apex of the ear.

TCM Actions: Calms the Mind (Shen). Eliminates Wind. Activates the collaterals.

Indications: Temporal headache. Trigeminal neuralgia.

Target area: None.

Point Name and Meaning: Qubin – Temporal Hairline Curve

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.