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Stomach Meridian (Foot Yang Brightness) Points

ST-1 (Cheng Qi)


Chinese Name:

Chengqi 承泣

English translation:

Tear Container


On the face, the point is directly below the pupil of the eye, between the eyeball and the infraorbital ridge.


Crossing point of the Stomach, Yang Qiao and Ren Meridians


Eye redness, swelling and pain of the eye, lacrimation, night blindness, twitching of eyelids, facial paralysis


Dispels Wind, benefits the eyes, clears Heat, stop lacrimation.


Push the eyeball upward slightly with the left thumb and puncture perpendicularly and slowly .5 - 1.5 cun along the infraorbital ridge. It is not advisable to manipulate the needle with large amplitude, to avoid injuring the blood vessels resulting in hematoma. No moxa.

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