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1

Bitong

Location: at the highest point of the naso-labial groove
Indications: rhinitis, nasal obstruction, nasal boils

2

Jiachengjian

Location: 1 cun lateral to ChengJian (Ren 24)
Indications: pain in the face, deviation of the eyes and mouth, spasm of facial muscles

3

Erjian

Location: at the apex of the auricle
Indications: redness, pain and swelling of the eyes, febrile disease

4

JinJin, YuYe

Location: On the veins on both sides of the frenulum of the tongue. JinJin is on Left, YuYe is on Right
Indications: swelling of tongue, aphasia with stiffness of tongue

5

Yin Tang

Location: at the midpoint between the medial end of the two eyebrows
Indications: diseases of the nose, headache, dizziness and vertigo

6

YuYao

Location: in the center of the eyebrow directly above the pupil when looking straight forward
Indications: eye disease, facial paralysis

7

QiuHuo

Location: between ST 1 and GB 1
Indication: myopia, atrophy of the optic nerve, optic neuritis, glaucoma

8

Tai Yang

Location: at the temple, 1 cun posterior to the midpoint between GB 1 and SJ 23
Indication: migraine, trigeminal neuraligia, eye diseases, toothache, facial paralysis

9

Er Jian

Location: Fold the auricle, the point is at apex of auricle
Indications: redness, swelling and pain in eyes, febrile disease, nebula, wind heat, allergies, asthma

10

An Mian = Peaceful Sleep

Location: Midpoint between SJ 17 and GB 20
Indications: Insomnia, vertigo, headache, palpation, mental disorders

11

YiMing

Location: 1 cun posterior to SJ 17
Indications: eye diseases, tinnitus, insomnia

12

QianZheng

Location: 0.5 -1 cun anterior to the auricular lobe.
Indications: deviation of the eyes and mouth, ulceration on the tongue and mouth

13

ShangLianQuan

Location: 1 cun below the midpoint of the lower jaw, in the depression between the hyoid bone and the lower border of the jaw.
Indications: salivation with stiff tongue, sore throat, difficulty swallowing, loss of voice

14

SiShenCong

Location: 4 points that surround DU 20 - anterior, posterior and lateral to it...
Indications: Calms the spirit, pacifies winds, benefits the eyes and ears