It’s pretty common for people to get tiny bumps, or cysts, under their skin. They can develop on most parts of the body, with some even found in hair follicles. Cysts can develop for many reasons and sometimes for no obvious reason at all, which often leaves us questioning our skincare routine and feeling like we need to hit up a dermatologist.
Cysts don’t typically need treatment, as they are usually painless and nothing to worry about—that is, unless they become sore or infected, in which case you should definitely seek medical advice. Like, ASAP.
Think you might have a cyst? If so, hello! In this article, we’ll tell you everything there is to know about these little bumps and how you can keep them at bay. So grab your cup of tea and get comfy.