Yang: Yang of yin-yang Bai: Brightness
Yang refers to the head. Yangbai is at the head and its function is to bright the eye.
Chinese Name: 阳白
English Name/Meaning: Yang White
Pinyin: yáng bái
Han Geul 한글: yang baek 양백
Romaji: yō haku
Vietnamese: Dương bạch
Directly above the pupils when the eyes are looking straight ahead, 1 cun superior to the eyebrow.
Functions of Yangbai:
- Eliminates wind.
- Benefits eyes and head.
- Relieves pain.
- The main point for headache, especially frontal headache.
- Also good for various eyes problems like redness, swelling and pain of the eyes, blepharoptosis.
- Beneficial for facial paralysis, deviation of the mouth and eye, Sinus problems.
Puncture transversely 0.3-0.5cun
Crossing point of the Gall Bladder Meridian and the Yang Wei Vessel