Dicang (English translation: Earth Granary)
On the face, lateral to the corner of the
mouth, directly below the pupil of the eye.
Crossing point of the Stomach, Large Intestine
Meridians and the Yang Qiao Vessel
- Wry mouth (crooked jaw), salivation
- Twitching of the eyelids, twitching of the
corner of the mouth (Bell's palsy, trigeminal neuralgia)
Dispels Wind, relieves
pain, activates the meridian.
Oblique or subcutaneous insertion .5 - .8 cun; or puncture towards ST 6.