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How to Treat Skin Cyst?

Medical Treatment:
  • Usually, cysts are harmless. Small cysts that are not causing any problems can be left on its own
  • Put a warm flannel against the skin will encourage the cyst to heal and reduce the inflammation
  • Do not burst the cyst
  • If it is infected, you risk spreading the infection, and it can grow back if the sac is left underneath the skin
  • You should see your GP if you think the cyst is infected. Need to take a antibiotics course
  • Cysts can be removed at some GP surgeries who recommend it