Point Localization: At the bottom edge of the zygomatic bone.

TCM Actions: Expels Wind. Clears Heat.

Indications: Deviation of eye and mouth. Facial paralysis. Sinusitis. Toothache. Trigeminal neuralgia. Lip abscess. Red face. Nervous tic.

Target area: Face. Teeth.

Point Name and Meaning: Quanliao – Cheek Bone Hole

Acupuncture Meridian: Small Intestine

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]

 

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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.