Point Localization: In the vertical line passing through the center of the pupil, on the lower eyelid, below the eyeball.
TCM Actions: Expels Wind from face. Enlightens the eyes. Clears heat in the eye.
Indications: Eye problems. Night blindness. Blurred vision. Myopia. Redness and swelling in the eye. Conjunctivitis. Lack or excess tearing. Deviation of eye and mouth. Facial paralysis.
Target area: Eyes. Mouth. Face.
Point Name and Meaning: Chengqi – Tear Container
Acupuncture Meridian: Stomach
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.