Point Localization: 2.5 cun behind the hairline, in line with the pupil.

TCM Actions: Subdues Liver Yang. Resolves Phlegm in the head. Opens the orifices of the Mind (Shen).

Indications: Headache, blurred vision, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, obsessive thinking and manic behavior caused by phlegm. Schizophrenia. Hysteria.

Target area: Head.

Point Name and Meaning: Zhengying – Upright Construction

Acupuncture Meridian: Yang Wei Mai

Categories: None.

Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]

 

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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.