Acupuncture Points

Acupuncture Points

Acupuncture points are colour coded to show whether they are key points or have balances. They are also marked with bands if they are to be avoided during pregnancy. Color codes (learn more here): Banded is to be avoided during pregnancy - especially ones pointing left / Red is a key point and likely has a balance associated with it Yellow has a balance associated with it Green ones are Master points Blue pins are extraordinary points White are not associated with a balance
PointSpecial PointBalancesBalance for:
St-1
Key Point
replenish let go letting go growth learning release past
St-2
pureness clear clutter winds of change purity connect inwardly follow true path true self original self
St-3
strength structure stability inner core deep sense of self centre
St-4
Key Point
nourishment energy nurture self nourishment receive neediness cravings unmet emotional needs
St-5
St-6
Key Point
entitiesghostsBrain Integrationbrain
St-7
St-8
Key Point
tying together thoughts action taking action insights heart heart wisdomHeadache
St-9
Key Point
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationurgent breathingred complexionlow energydifficult speakingreceive humanity walk with dignity dignity giving receiving care balance neediness open to receive mother issues sFor Brainhead and throatcoughvomiting and headachewhere there is disharmony between Qi of body and headFor people not connected to their body or feelings.Body connection
St-10
St-11
St-12
nourishment isolated alone disconnected receive connected open self connect self connect others connect inwards self nourishment needy boundaries
St-13
St-14
St-15
St-16
St-17
Emotionscare for selfprotect integritystand up for our truth
St-18
Emotionscare for selfprotect integritystand up for our truth
St-19
Emotions
St-20
St-21
St-22
St-23
St-24
St-25
Spirit PointKey PointAlarm PointFront-Mu Point
Stability during transitions stability changeimproving digestionconstipationdiarrheoadeficiency excess diagnosis treatmentRelationships Sexuality Balance of the yin and the yang Creativity
St-26
St-27
St-28
St-29
St-30
abdominal fullnessinability to eatimproving digestionaccess to digestive qisuppressed sexualitypast traumavitalisesnourishescreatesintegrate core nature
St-31
St-32
St-33
St-34
Xi-Cleft
Toxic Emotions Fear Withdrawal Anger Frustration Lack of joy Embarrassment Hurt Sympathy (Excess sensitivity) Grief Disconnect Guilt Paranoia Disconnected Resentment Confused Bitterness Shame Defensive Disgust Disdain Worthless Immobilised Pointless Secrecy Intimidating Aloof Passive aggression Seething Always looking for a new answer Lying Sarcastic Teasing Blush and hide React and push back Prickly Ingratiation Complaining Direct people to be happy Superior Snide Push people away Lack of inspiration Futilepain acute conditionsrageFearfreezeshockfrightpleasurefightflight
St-35
Key Point
calmnessstillnesssafetybelongingstabilityinsecurities
St-36
Key PointHe Sea
Virtue Negative Aspects of Self intimacy openness warm protected spontaneous control connection propriety (appropriate action) self mastery social interaction propriety external connection balance understanding of others understood by others discernment communication insight receptive valuable connected with heaven acting rightly pure inspired self worth letting go acknowledged alone sufficiency - having enough non-attached wisdom to treat myself well wisdom overcoming fear will driven clever able to rest full of life concentration focus meeting needs inside integrating myself into the wider world altruism reciprocity adaptability nourished understand myself true giving integrity interested in others adaptable giving and receiving self-esteem vision planning benevolent patient free flexible choice guarded vulnerable isolated unsafe betrayed hurt pained controllingJing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationabdominal fullnessinability to eatimproving digestionaccess to digestive qiconstipationdiarrheoaDisorders of the Abdomen Lumber region and back Head and nape Face and mouth Chest and lateral costal region ResuscitationHeadache Headache and speech Sinews arms hand skin Digestion Skin throat cold Speech anger eating Lumber pain stiffness of bones and sinews Constipation lumber pain knee Short breath groaning cramps Hip and leg pain Knee and leg Vision fright fits walkingQi
St-37
Key PointHe SeaLower He Sea
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationbody feels bigdo not feel right but no obvious sicknessfeel reduced but not obvious sicknessbody feels smallimproving digestionconstipationdiarrheoa
St-38
Key Point
St-39
Key PointHe SeaLower He Sea
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationbody feels bigdo not feel right but no obvious sicknessfeel reduced but not obvious sicknessbody feels small
St-40
Key PointLuo Point
Toxic Emotions Fear Withdrawal Anger Frustration Lack of joy Embarrassment Hurt Sympathy (Excess sensitivity) Grief Disconnect Guilt Paranoia Disconnected Resentment Confused Bitterness Shame Defensive Disgust Disdain Worthless Immobilised Pointless Secrecy Intimidating Aloof Passive aggression Seething Always looking for a new answer Lying Sarcastic Teasing Blush and hide React and push back Prickly Ingratiation Complaining Direct people to be happy Superior Snide Push people away Lack of inspiration FutileEmotionsContentmentdisappointmentRelationship AnxietyrageFearfreezeshockfrightpleasurefightflight
St-41
Key PointJing River
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedation
St-42
Yuan Point
QiLingEmotionsWorryNourishmentFinding Place for MeOriginal Qi
St-43
Key PointShu Stream
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedation
St-44
Key PointYing Spring
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedationimproving digestionconstipationdiarrheoaHeadache Headache and speech Sinews arms hand skin Digestion Skin throat cold Speech anger eating Lumber pain stiffness of bones and sinews Constipation lumber pain knee Short breath groaning cramps Hip and leg pain Knee and leg Vision fright fits walking
St-45
Jing Well
Jing Well Ying Spring Shu Stream Jing River He SeaQi FlowTonificationSedation