Acne Cysts

Acne cysts are a severe form of acne where larger, pus-filled bumps appear. These cysts can last for months, cause scarring, and be painful. Attempting to pop them can lead to a deeper infection and more inflammation.

Also see Acne entry above and our article: What Causes Acne?

For more information, visit the American Academy of Dermatology at www.aad.org/skin-conditions