Do You Have a Lump on Your Neck, Back, or Behind Your Ear? This Is What It Means!

A lot of people have epidermoid cysts. However, it is a mistake referring to them as sebaceous cysts. Hence, as seen on the Mayo Clinic, sebaceous cysts are not very common and they originate from the

sebaceous glands that lubricate the hair and skin.

Often times, the painless, epidermoid cysts don’t require treatment. In most of the cases, people opt for removal due to an infection or simply because of aesthetic reasons. Although there are medical methods for removal, there are a lot of natural remedies as well. If you are more the natural type, take a look at these options:

Home Remedy Hacks list these methods as the best ones:

Apple cider vinegar

Apple cider vinegar is a very helpful tool in the removal of cysts. It destroys the infection and protects the skin from bacteria . Directly to the affected area apply some vinegar and cover it with a bandage. Do this every day for a week until a hard layer of skin forms over the cyst which you need to remove and allow the cyst to drain. Clean the area within a week and new skin will soon start to grow.


With 1 tbsp of dandelion mixed with some viola , cyst infections can be treated. The mixture put in water to boil for 45 minutes. Strain the content and drink it up to 4 times daily for 10 days. Apply the mixture directly onto the cysts for relief.

Epsom salt

Fill a bathtub with water than add some Epsom salt. Then, in order for the Epsom salt to relieve your pain and swelling soak in the tub .

Aloe Vera

Directly onto the cyst apply aloe vera juice or drink it.


In milk soak a tea bag and put it over the cysts overnight. Regular application will help it heal faster and reduce the size of the lump .


Make mixture of some wheat grass, honey, and banana and directly apply it onto the cyst. Cover it with a cloth and leave it overnight.

Castor oil

Onto the cyst apply some castor oil and cover it with a hot bag of water or a cloth. The cyst will shrink in size , overnight.

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