Point Localization: 1 fen above and medial to the medial angle of the eye.

TCM Actions: Expels Wind. Clears Heat. Enlightens the eyes. Controls the rise of the Yin Qi and Yang Qi to the eyes.

Indications: Any ocular dysfunction. Conjunctivitis. Lacrimation. Dry eyes. Headache. Redness, swelling, pain and itching in the eyes. Vision problems. Insomnia (along with R6 + e-B62). Sleepiness (along with R6 and B62 +).

Target area: Eyes.

Point Name and Meaning: Jingming – Bright Eyes

Acupuncture Meridian: Yang Qiao Mai

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.