Point Localization: 0.5 cun posterior to the hair line to the edge of the temporal muscle.
TCM Actions: Expels Wind and Phlegm from the face. Enlightens the eyes. Stops pain.
Indications: Severe headache. Dizziness. Stunning. Eye pain. Dry eyes. Blurred vision. Sinusitis.
Target area: Head.
Point Name and Meaning: Touwei – Head Corner
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.