This type of cyst develops on the tailbone and when it becomes infected, it fills with pus.
Pilonidal cysts resemble large pimples just above the buttocks and are more common in men than in women.
The precise cause is not certain but experts believe they are caused by ingrown hairs or trauma.
If you have experienced any of these cysts, there is no cause for alarm.
The moist heat that is applied to a cyst when applying a compress dilates the blood vessels improves the flow of blood and transport of nutrients and expedites the healing process.
Aloe vera is a popular home remedy for a wide range of skin conditions and its ability to speed up the healing process.
There are many other possible home remedies for sebaceous cysts which include essential oils like Frankincense Oil and herbal remedies like milk thistle, Red Clover, and Goldenseal.
None of these remedies are backed by specific research but there are numerous testimonials that claim success.
While apple cider vinegar is becoming more and more popular, it remains to be seen whether or not it is as effective as its proponents claim.
There is no direct scientific evidence to suggest that apple cider vinegar can help remove cysts entirely.