Point Localization: 3 cun lateral to GV 5, level with L1.
TCM Actions: Regulates the Triple Burner. Regulates the movement of Qi to the chest. Benefits the breasts.
Indications: Fullness and stiffness below the heart. Breast disease. Pain and lumps in the breasts. Mastitis.
Target area: Breasts.
Point Name and Meaning: Huangmen – Vitals Door
Acupuncture Meridian: Bladder
Unitary Channel: Tai Yang (Greater Yang) [SI + BL]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.