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If: If it is a real cyst then must be removed. A pimple will go away. ...Read more
I think I have a cystic pimple, it started small i picked at it and now it's about an inch and a 1/2 across very painful.
Warm compress.: Alternate warm and cold and have it evaluated. ...Read more
I picked at a cystic pimple on my chin and it's been over a month now but there's still a wet hole there.. I need help on how to heal this fast!
Visit your doctor: if there is a concern with the healing, see your doctor. ...Read more
I have got a massive cystic pimple in my eyebrow, it really hurts and seems to be becoming bigger. Is there anything i could do about it at home?
My sympathies: Pimples are no fun where ever they appear. The brow is a bit sensitive and a pimple there will be more uncomfortable. Try using local heat by putting a washcloth under very warm, (not hot) water and laying it over the brow 4-5 times per day for 4 minutes at a time. It might need to be opened in some way - start by asking your parents to help. ...Read more
Don't ask why: If this is a young person, don't look for an explanation for cystic acne. There's nothing you can change about hygiene, sex, lifestyle, or diet that will make it go away. You will probably need isotretinoin. If you're an adult, it may be a warning of one of the unusual glandular diseases. Usually it never gets explained. Manage it with strong meds. Don't try to solve it non-medically. ...Read more