GB-04 (Han Yan) Forehead Fullness

GB-04 (Han Yan) Forehead Fullness

Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang

  • Meeting Point of the Gallbladder, Sanjiao and Stomach Channels


  • Eliminates wind and clears heat
  • Activates the channel and alleviates pain


  • Migraine, vertigo, tinnitus, pain in the outer canthus, toothache, convulsion, epilepsy.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: In the temporal region, within the hairline, one quarter of the distance between Touwei ST-8 and Qubin GB-7.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: Within the hairline of the temporal region, at the junction of the upper 1/4 and lower 3/4 of the distance between Touwei (ST-8) and Qubin (GB-7).

Needling Method:

  • Puncture subcutaneously 0.3-0.5 inch. Moxibustion is applicable.