English Name/Meaning: Shielding Brightness
Chinese Name: 翳明
Chinese Pinyin: Yiming
Yiming is located on the neck, 1 cun posterior to TE17(Yifeng), at the junction of the head and the occiput, posterior to the mastoid bone.
Functions and Indications of Yiming :
- Yiming brightens eyes so is the main point for various eye diseases (myopia, hyperopia, night blindness, optic atrophy, early stage of cataract).
- Also benefits the ears so is good for tinnitus, deafness.
- Calms the spirit so is good for headache, insomnia.
Perpendicular insertion 0.5-1.0cun.
Good for eyes disorders and insomnia.