GB 2 Acupuncture Point(Tinghui) belongs to the Gallbladder Meridian of Foot-Shaoyang,which is commonly used for ear diseases such as tinnitus, deafness, and ears,facial paralysis,toothache, slanted mouth and eyes, and face pain,puncture 0.5 to 1 cun straight.
GB 2 Acupuncture Point Location
Anterior to the intertragic notch at the posterior border of the condyloid process of the mandible (located with the mouth open).
What is the meaning of Tinghui
Tinghui:refers to hear sound by ear.The name of “Tinghui” meangs that the Qi of the heaven is empty, and there is nothing blocking the transmission of sound. The substance of this acupoint is the cold dampness-qi from GB 1(Tongziliao) point. After reaching this point, The Qi absorbs more cold dampness-qi of the heaven and turns into rain and falls to the ground. Therefore, the Qi of the heaven becomes emptiness and quiet, such as people can heard distant sounds, hence the name.
GB 2 Acupuncture Point Usage
1. Ear diseases such as tinnitus, deafness;
2. Tooth pain,facial paralysis, facial pain.
Clinical:Neurotic tinnitus (deafness), otitis media, facial nerve palsy, trigeminal neuralgia, etc.
GB 2 Acupuncture Point Therapy
Gently massage GB 2(Tinghui) point with the pad of your middle finger for 3 to 5 minutes each time,which can improve hearing and relieve ear discomfort if long-term massage it.
GB 2 Point Compatibility
Combined with Yingxiang point to treat deafness;
Combined with Ermen point and Tinggong point to treat mandibular arthritis;
Combined with Jiache and Dicang point to treat apoplexy and skew.
Combined with Tinggong, Yifeng point to treat deafness and tinnitus.