Point Localization: Between the eyebrows.

TCM Actions: Calms the Mind (Shen). Focuses thoughts. Extinguish the Wind. Benefits the nose.

Indications: Mental confusion. Lack of determination. Epilepsy. Vertigo. Seizures. Anxiety. Insomnia. Fear. Congestion. Nasal secretion. Sneeze.

Target area: Nose.

Point Name and Meaning: Yintang – Seal Hall

Acupuncture Meridian: Extras

Categories: None.

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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.