Shao: young Fu: place
The point belongs to Hand -shaoyin Meridian and is where the Qi of the meridian flows in.
On the palm, between 4th and 5th metacarpal bones (when fist made) between the tips of the little finger and the ring finger.
Indications and Functions of Shaofu :
- Clears heart fire and calms mind. So is used for serious mental problems.
- Clam shen: Palpitations, chest pain;
- Lower jiao problems:Itching and pain of the genitals;
- Spasmodic pain of the little finger, heat sensations in the palm.
Puncture perpendicularly 0.3-0.5cun.
Ying-Spring Point. Famous for skin problems.