Acupuncture points around the eyes with “eye wind” of traditional Chinese Medicine

Abstract: Traditional Chinese medicine believes that eye stroke is caused by long-term vision hurting blood, excessive use of eyes, dark consumption of yin and blood, blood deficiency generating wind, blocking meridians, poor Qi and blood, and loss of nourishment of muscles and muscles. Acupuncture and moxibustion has good curative effect on the disease, and it is safe and simple.

As the saying goes, “money jumps in the left eye and disaster jumps in the right eye”. Is eyelid jumping really related to misfortunes and blessings? Of course not. Eyelid jump is called “orbicularis oculi muscle spasm” in medicine. It belongs to the category of “eye wind” in traditional Chinese medicine. It is mainly manifested in involuntary contraction and convulsion of one side eyelid, which can be accompanied by dry and tired eyes. It often occurs in people who use eyes frequently and are nervous.

Patients with mild disease have a short onset time, which can be relieved in a few seconds to a few minutes, and generally do not need treatment; In severe cases, it lasts for a long time and occurs frequently. In worse cases, it can affect the whole facial muscle convulsion. Traditional Chinese medicine believes that the disease is caused by long-term vision, blood injury, excessive use of eyes, dark consumption of yin and blood, blood deficiency and wind, blocking meridians, poor Qi and blood, and loss of nourishment of muscles and muscles. Acupuncture and moxibustion has good curative effect on the disease, and it is safe and simple.

Can activate blood circulation, dredge collaterals and improve eye circulation by needling acupoints around the eyes; Combined with electroacupuncture treatment, it can adjust the balance between nerve excitation and inhibition, calm and calm the mind; In addition, the hot compress around the eyes of traditional Chinese medicine with the effects of nourishing blood and activating blood circulation, quenching wind and calming nerves can well alleviate visual fatigue. The selected acupuncture points are mainly Yifeng, Xinming, Jingming, Yuyao, Taiyang, Sibai, etc. the main acupuncture points are “Oblique Acupuncture” and “flat acupuncture”. The local floating needle on the eyelid is pricked, and the needle is kept for 30 minutes. During this period, the needle is not transported. 10 times is a course of treatment. Generally, two courses of treatment can significantly improve, and most of them can be cured.

The most important thing is to prevent the disease. Don’t use your eyes too much at ordinary times, keep a peaceful and pleasant mood, don’t indulge in mobile phones, computers, TV, etc., give your eyes enough rest time and ensure adequate sleep. If the eyelids beat frequently and the rest cannot be relieved, be sure to see a doctor as soon as possible.