Large Intestine 20

LI 20 acupressure point on the Hand Taiyiang, or Large Intestine channel has limited uses mainly associated with the nose.

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Other Name(s):

  • Welcome Fragrance
  • Surging Yang
  • Encounters Perfume
  • Thoroughfare Yang

Traditional Chinese Medicine Classifications:

  • Exit Point of the Large Intestine Channel Connecting to Stomach 1
  • Crossing Point with the Stomach Channel
  • Meeting of Large Intestine with Stomach, Stomach Divergent and Spleen Divergent Channels

Location: On the face at the lateral border ali nasi of the nose in the naso-labial groove, at the level of the midpoint

Traditional Chinese Medicine Actions:

 Traditional Chinese Medicine Indications and Acupressure Point Combinations

Cautions: Do not use acupressure as self-care when pregnant without the guidance of a licensed acupuncturist. Always discuss new treatment modalities with your local health care professional.