Point Localization: 0.1 cun posterior to the corner of the nail on the lateral side of the 4th toe.
TCM Actions: Controls Liver Yang. Clears Heat. Brightens the eyes. Calms the Mind (Shen).
Indications: Headache. Migraines around eyes. Dizziness. Blurred vision. Pain, swelling and redness of the eyes. Insomnia. Nightmares. Drowsiness. Agitation. Anxiety.
Target area: Eyes.
Point Name and Meaning: Zuqiaoyin – Yin Orifice
Acupuncture Meridian: Gallbladder
Categories: Jing (well). Metal.
Unitary Channel: Shao Yang (Lesser Yang) [TB + GB]
*Acupuncture points may be used safely for acupressure, but should be used with needles only by acupuncturists or Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) professionals.