0.5–1 cun vertically or obliquely towards the shoulder for eye disorders.
Binao LI-14 is not a major point of the Large Intestine Channel. However, it is still widely used to treat Painful Obstruction Syndrome on the upper arm, shoulder and neck. It opens the Channel by expelling Wind, Cold or Dampness.
Another function of this point is to benefit the eyes by ease redness, swelling and pain there. In this case, the needle needs to be inserted obliquely towards the shoulder.
Finally, it also resolves Phlegm so as to be indicated for nodules and goitre.