GB 10 Acupuncture Point(Fubai) belongs to the Gallbladder Meridian of Foot-Shaoyang,which is commonly used for headache, tinnitus, deafness, eye pain, thyroid disease, etc.puncture 0.5 to 0.8 cun.
GB 10 Acupuncture Point Location
At the midpoint of the curve from GB 9 to GB 11, posterior and superior to the mastoid process, at the junction of the middle 1/3 and upper 1/3 of curved line connecting GB 9 to GB 12.
What is the meaning of Fubai
Fubai:”Fu”, floating.”Bai”,white,the color of the lung,refers to the warm , water and cloud-qi of this point. The name of “Fubai” means that the Yang-hot wind-qi of Gall Bladder Meridian is transformed into warm water and cloud-qi here. The substance of this acupoint is the hot wind-qi from GB 9(Tianchong) point. After reaching this acupoint, the wind-qi is weak and slow, it turns into warm water and cloud-qi due to heat dissipation and absorption moisture, like clouds floating in the heaven, hence the name.
GB 10 Acupuncture Point Usage
1. Headache, dizziness;
2. Deafness and tinnitus;
3. Thyroid disease, scrofula.
Clinical:Vascular (neurological) headache, neurological tinnitus (deafness), etc.
GB 10 Acupuncture Point Therapy
Press GB 10(Fubai) points with the pad of both hands and do circular exercises for 1 to 3 minutes each time,which can promote blood circulation of neck and head and delay aging if long-term massage it.
GB 10 Point Compatibility
Combined with Xingjian and Fengchi point to treat swelling and pain of eye,and migraine;
Combined with Zhongzhu and Tinghui point to treat deafness and tinnitus;
Combined with Taixi, Ermen, and Shenshu point to treat tinnitus and deafness.
Combined with Fengchi,Temple, and Waiguan point to treat migraine;
Combined with Wangu point to treat dental caries;
Combined with Yifeng point to treat tinnitus and deafness;
Combined with Temple and Jingming point to treat eye pain.