Jump to content
Search In
Find results that contain...
Find results in...

Recommended Posts

UGH! I knew I could feel it coming up yesterday! I woke up this morning to a huge cyst under my nose!!! You know the type that tends to pulsate? And since it is in such a tender location it hurts like the dickens!!!! Of course, there was a small head in the center of it so i tried to squeeze it, but only a small amount of pus came out...not the whole thing at all....sorry so disgusting! In situations like this in the past, I have always ran to my derm for a cortisone shot. However, since that last one left me with a huge dent in my face, I am not so inclined to do that this time. I don't care about the pimple as much as the pain. It will be killing me al day today serving me as a constant reminder that it is there. Work will be hell. Any ideas on how to get this thing to stop killing me???????????????? TIA

Link to post
Share on other sites

sometimes i put toothpaste on it, then it dries out really quick, is strange but worked for me the best, was the best i had before i went on minocycline.

Link to post
Share on other sites

If you use toothpaste, you have to make sure it is paste, not gel. And it doesn't always work- I tried that method years ago to no avail...

I haven't yet found a way to handle the pain except for sucking it up. I get those kinds of cysts all the time, so I feel for you.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Paste as plain text instead

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

  • Personalized Advice Quiz - All of Acne.org in just a few minutes