acupressure points nausea upset stomach

Commonly recommended acupressure and/or acupuncture points for the support and relief of nausea and upset stomach:

ST36

Located in the hollow area outside the shinbone, two cun below the kneecap.

CV12

Located in the middle of the abdomen, four cun above the navel.

To try this acupressure point, apply consistent pressure, using either the thumb, the second thumb joint, or the tip of the first or second finger for 2 to 3 minutes on points suggested while focusing as much healing energy into the acupoint as possible.

For additional information on locating these points please consult our acupressure points charts.