SJ 19 Acupuncture Point(Luxi) belongs to the San Jiao Meridian of Hand-Shaoyang,which is commonly used to treat headache, otitis media, etc., puncture 0.3 ~ 0.5 cun.
SJ 19 Acupuncture Point Location
What is the meaning of Luxi
Luxi,”Lu”,skull,refers to the cold water-qi of the heaven. “Xi”, stop. The name of “Luxi” means that the Qi of the heaven in San Jiao Meridian descend here. The substance of this acupoint is the dampness-qi of the heaven from SJ 20(Jiaosun) point. After reaching this point, it continue to descend due to heat dissipation,like the wind stop, hence the name.
SJ 19 Acupuncture Point Usage
- Headache, deafness, tinnitus;
- infantile convulsion
Headache, otitis media, etc.
SJ 19 Acupuncture Point therapy
- Put the index finger and middle finger together and gently massage SJ 19 in clockwise for 1 to 3 minutes, once a day in the morning and evening,which can relieve heat and dredge noise and ears .
- Gently massage SJ 19(Luxi) with the warm palm for 3 minutes, then press Zhigou point with the pad of middle finger for 1 minute, and finally massage Yintang point for 1 minute, which can relieve the infantile convulsion.
Moxa moxibustion on SJ 19 for 5 to 10 minutes, or 3 to 5 unit.
SJ 19 Point Compatibility
Combined with Jiaosun, TouWei, and Taiyang point to treat migraines;
Combined with Shuigou, Zhongchong and Hegu point to treat infantile convulsion.
Combined with Fengchi, Taiyang, Tianchong and Naokong point to relieve migraine;
Combined with Taichong point to relieve and treat infantile convulsion vomiting, salivation and carbuncle.