Acupressure Points for Relieving Motion Sickness


There are the acupressure points for relieving Motion Sickness. Working on these points can help you get better quicker. You do not have to use all of these points. Using just one or two of them whenever you have a free hand can be effective.

Points (A)  —  Abdominal Sorrow
Location: Below the edge of the rib cage (at the junction of the ninth rib cartilage to the eighth rib) in line with the earlobe. Benefits: Relieves indigestion, appetite imbalances, abdominal cramps, and hiccups.

Points (B) — Intermediary
Location: Four finger widths above the center of the inner wrist crease, between the tendons. Benefits: Relieves upset stomach, nausea, and vomiting.

Points (C) — Inner Gate
Location: In the middle of the inner side of the forearm two and one-half finger widths above the wrist crease. Benefits: Relieves nausea, indigestion, stomachaches, and wrist pain.

Points (D) — Three Mile Point
Location: Four finger widths below the kneecap, one finger width outside of the shinbone. A muscle should flex as you move your foot up and down. Benefits: Aids digestion and relieves nausea, stomach disorders, and fatigue.

Points (E) — Bigger Rushing
Location: On the top of the foot, in the valley between the big toe and the second toe. Benefits: Relieves nausea and cramps.

Points (F) — Severe Mouth
Location: On the outside of the base of the nail of the second toe. Benefits: Relieves nausea, indigestion, food poisoning, toothaches, and abdominal pain.

Points (G) — Heavenly Appearance
Location: In the indentation between the earlobe and the tip of the jawbone. Benefits: Relieves nausea, ear pain, facial paralysis or spasms, jaw pain, itching in the ears, and swollen throat.

It’s important to drink plenty of warm water after the massage, to help clear away toxic substances in our body.

Caution: If you have a serious illness, or life-threatening illness such as heart disease, or cancer, please consult with your physician before practicing Acupressure.

By |2016-11-20T04:23:05+00:00April 3rd, 2015|Categories: Acupressure|Tags: , |

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