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Snow moxibustion at seven acupoints

DailyBird Culture 2021-10-09 1 0
The annual snow solar term of

is coming. According to health experts, from the perspective of traditional Chinese medicine, people will enter a season most suitable for health care. At this time, one of the common traditional Chinese medicine treatments is moxibustion. If it can be operated correctly, it will help prevent cold and warm up, help Yang and consolidate the foundation. Then let Lao Huangli introduce you to the seven human acupoints of snow moxibustion at that time.


what effect does moxibustion have? Moxibustion is a moxibustion method in acupuncture and moxibustion therapy of traditional Chinese medicine, which can have a good therapeutic effect on some common physiological diseases. Moxibustion during the snowy solar term can warm and supplement Yang, tonify kidney and bones, nourish yin and essence, improve human immune function, promote metabolism, improve the phenomenon of fear of cold, regulate the material metabolism in the body, store the energy transformed by nutrients in the body to the greatest extent, and contribute to the growth of Yang Qi in the body. As the saying goes: "three nine supplement one winter, and there will be no disease and pain in the coming year".


are seven points suitable for snow moxibustion.


Dazhui are Du Mai points, which are located on the posterior midline of the human body and in the depression under the spinous process of the seventh cervical vertebra. It has the effects of clearing Yang, relieving exterior, dispersing wind and cold, clearing brain and calming nerves.


Yongquan are the well points of the foot Shaoyin kidney meridian. When the toe is bent, it is about 1 / 3 of the depression in front of the sole (toe removal). It has the functions of calming the mind, opening the orifices, tonifying the kidney and essence, relaxing and regulating liver qi.


Qihai are renmai acupoints, which are located on the anterior midline of the human body and 1.5 inches below the umbilicus. It has the effect of nourishing vitality, tonifying kidney and consolidating essence.

Guan yuan is renmai point, which is located on the anterior midline of the human body and 3 inches below the umbilicus. Moxibustion at Guanyuan point can make Yang sufficient, essence and blood not deficient, and natural diseases not easy to attack.

Shenque is renmai point, that is, the center of umbilical fossa. It has the effects of warming and tonifying Yuanyang, invigorating the spleen and stomach, resuscitating solid detachment, supplementing qi and prolonging life.

Zusanli is the acupoint of Foot Yangming stomach meridian, which is located at about 4 transverse fingers at the front of the knee on the outside of the lower limb and 1 transverse finger outside the anterior tibial spine. Moxibustion at Zusanli can make the stomach qi exuberant, and the five Zang and six Fu organs are affected by its Qi, so as to fill up Qi and blood, so as to prevent diseases and strengthen the body.

Sanyinjiao is the acupoint of the spleen meridian of foot Taiyin, which is located 3 inches above the tip of medial malleolus and the posterior edge of the inner side of tibia. It is beneficial to essence and blood, strengthen the spleen and stomach, and regulate Chong.

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