Point Localization: Beside the wing of the nose, at the meeting point with the nasolabial line.

TCM Actions: Expels exterior wind. Opens the nose. Remove obstructions from the channel (Bi Syndrome).

Indications: Fever. Sneeze. Congestion and nasal discharge. Loss of smell. Nasal polyps. Nosebleed. Deviation, itching and swelling of the face. Red and warm eyes.

Target area: Nose. Eyes. Face.

Point Name and Meaning: Yingxiang – Welcome Fragrance

Acupuncture Meridian: Large Intestine

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Yang Ming (Bright Yang) [LI + ST]

 

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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.