Chengqi (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
- Redness, swelling and pain of the eye
- Lacrimation, night blindness
- Twitching of the eyelids, wry face
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.