Ear seeds are used as complementary therapy where acupuncture points on the outer ear are used for relief of a variety of common complaints. Qi-blood stagnation at the head and back, Qi Deficiency, and Shen Disturbance. Ear acupuncture is based on the ancient Chinese theory that there are connections between the organs of the body and specific zones of the ear. Packaged with approx 500 seeds per vial. Apply with medical tape.