Sebaceous cysts are non-cancerous but give a weird look, cause pain and discomfort. Here's how you can treat them naturally at home.
How do you get rid of sebaceous cysts naturally? A sebaceous cyst is noncancerous, but sometimes people consider it as a severe disease. This kind of cyst is common in people. But, it is quite discomforting and painful. It can be infectious if it contains 'pus' also known as semi-liquid material. This liquid cyst is generally found around the neck or face. It grows slowly and hence can be treated easily. What causes sebaceous cysts? Sebaceous cysts build up in the sebaceous gland, which generates 'sebum oil' that can nourish your hair and skin. However, if the sebaceous gland gets blocked, the oil cannot reach the skin and hair. Therefore, it slowly eventually grows as a sebaceous cyst.
Standard sebaceous cysts treatment includes draining out the liquid or surgically removing the cyst. However, some excellent natural remedies can cure sebaceous cysts easily, quickly and effectively. Here are some of the most effective home remedies for cysts that you can try:
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Witch hazel offers some fantastic astringent properties that can efficiently cure sebaceous cyst. You can easily treat sebaceous cysts at home using witch hazel. Tannins present in witch hazel will remove the excess oils and tighten the pores.
Tea tree oil offers anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties, which can help heal various health problems, such as acne, headache, cough, warts, and sebaceous cysts as well.
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Turmeric can be beneficial against sebaceous cysts. Turmeric not only helps in treating the cysts but also prevents infection from spreading. It contains antioxidants, antibacterial and anti inflammatory properties which make it an effective home remedy for this purpose.
Castor oil also works wonders with such types of cysts. It helps reduce the size of the cyst as well as provides quick relief from the itching. This oil has antimicrobial properties that can help in killing the bacteria. You have to soak a cotton swab in castor oil and gently apply the oil directly on the infected cyst.
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