Point Localization: 0.5 cun from the mid line at the midpoint between the base of the nose and the upper lip.
TCM Actions: Expels Wind from face.
Indications: Facial paralysis. Nosebleed. Sinusitis. Nasal congestion.
Target area: Nose. Face.
Point Name and Meaning: Heliao – Grain Bone Hole
Acupuncture Meridian: Large Intestine
Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.