SI-18 (Quan Liao) Cheek Bone Hole
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SI-18 (Quan Liao) Cheek Bone Hole

Acupuncture Points on the Small Intestine Channel of Hand Tai Yang
  • Meeting Point of the Small Intestine and Sanjiao Channels


  • Eliminates wind and alleviates pain
  • Clears heat and reduces swelling


  • Facial Paralysis, twitching of the eyelids, pain in the face, toothache, swelling of the cheek, yellowish sclera.

Pont Location:

Needling Method:

  • Puncture perpendicularly 0.5-0.8 inch.