Point Localization: In the lateral end of the eyebrow.
TCM Actions: Eliminates Inner Wind. Enlightens the eyes.
Indications: Deviation of the eye. Facial paralysis with drop of the corner of the eye. Blurred or dim vision. Red eyes. Temporal pain behind the eyes and head. Tetany.
Target area: Eyes.
Point Name and Meaning: Sizhukong – Silk Bamboo Hole
Acupuncture Meridian: Triple Burner
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.