GB-16 (Mu Chuang) Eye Window

GB-16 (Mu Chuang) Eye Window

Acupuncture Points on the Gall Bladder Channel of Foot Shao Yang

  • Meeting Point of the Gallbladder Channel with the Yang Linking Vessel


  • Benefits the eyes
  • Eliminates wind and alleviates pain


  • Headache, vertigo, red and painful eyes, nasal obstruction.

Pont Location:

  • A Manual of Acupuncture: Above the forehead, on a curved line drawn between Toulinqi GB-15 and Fengchi GB-20, following the contour of the cranium, 1.5 cun posterior to Toulinqi GB-15.
  • Chinese Acupuncture and Moxibustion: On the head, 1.5 cun above the anterior hairline and 2.25 cun lateral to the midline of the head.

Needling Method:

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