Point Localization: In the midline, 1 cun above the hairline.
TCM Actions: Opens the nose. Enlightens the eyes. Clears Heat-Humidity.
Indications: Congestion, bleeding and secretion on the nose. Rhinitis. Sinusitis. Nasal polyps. Loss of smell. Blurred vision. Eye pain. Myopia.
Target area: Nose. Eyes.
Point Name and Meaning: Shangxing – Upper Star
Acupuncture Meridian: Governing Vessel (Du Mai)
Categories: Ghost Point of Sun Si Miao.
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.