How can I get rid of sebaceous cysts?

Let me try. Painless epidermal cysts are normally harmless and need no treatment. These appear and normally go away after a few days. But if the cysts get infected they may swell to be large enough or drain from time to time. The bumps may become a cause for embarrassment in such cases and require medical attention. You should ideally visit a dermatologist, a doctor who specializes in treating skin problems.

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Is it possible to get rid of sebaceous cysts within 2 weeks or so?

Only by excision. While an infected angry cyst may be calmed down by antibiotics or injection of steroid or i&d, it generally requires surgical removal for a definitive cure. Read more...

How to get rid of sebaceous cyst at the back but not infected.

Multiple Options. You can go to a doctor and see the multiple options that are available. You can have it injected, an excision and drainage may also be available, a total excision, minimal excision, or laser. If it is bothering you, please go see a doctor and they can offer you some of these choices and see what works best for you :]. Read more...
A minor surgery. These are usually treated with a minor surgery, where the cyst, and it's entire lining, is removed. This is typically done under local anesthesia. Read more...

I've a sebaceous cyst on my face the size of small marble. How can I get rid of it?

Minor surgery. A cyst like this may discharge its contents and get smaller, but will recur. Surgery is quick and easy but may not be indicated. It would be reasonable to have someone - maybe a dermatologist - look at it and see what can be done. Read more...
Cystectomy. The most common and effective way to remove a cyst is with surgical excision. The entire cyst, lining and contents, needs to be removed to prevent recurrence. Lancing a cyst is reserved for when they are infected. The most important part of any treatment is having the right diagnosis. Consider seeing a board certified dermatologist or plastic surgeon for treatment. Read more...