It can be caused by an ingrown hair, a clogged gland, or bacteria that gets into the skin after shaving with a
She told me to put a
warm washcloth on it once or twice a
day and it should go away in a
couple of weeks. The soreness and swelling has already subsided, now it just looks like a flattened red lump.
She said the cyst will return to normal size and will remain under the skin, so this could happen again. If so, I may need minor surgery to remove it. But overall, nothing serious.