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Cyst Removal

Private cyst removal in London by our expert Dermatologists



      What Is A Cyst?

      Before seeking cyst removal, your Treatment Coordinator will thoroughly examine your skin. This is to diagnose whether this is a cyst, and what the best treatment will be at our London cyst removal clinic.

      A cyst is a lump located beneath the skin that is filled with fluid, usually similar in size and shape to a small pea, although they can gradually grow to a few centimetres across.

      Cysts can appear anywhere on the body but are most common on the:

      • Face
      • Neck
      • Chest
      • Shoulders,
      • Skin around the genitals.

      Cysts are usually harmless, but can feel uncomfortable or painful, especially if they become infected. The most common types of cysts include:

      • Epidermoid cysts are usually caused by a build-up of keratin under the skin
      • Sebaceous cysts form out of the sebaceous gland, which produces sebum
      • Pilar cysts are those that are found on the scalp or around hair follicles
      • Chalazion or meibomian cysts are those that form on the eyelids

      Cysts usually: Develop as a result of an infection or due to a blocked gland.

      • Can also occur around in-growing hairs and are often found in the scalp or underarm area.
      • Are more common after puberty or if you have suffered with acne.
      • Are not contagious, but early cyst removal in is recommended to reduce the risk of infection and to minimise scarring.

      All treatments are tailored to the individual and personal experiences and results may vary. We recommend a one to one consultation with our Treatment Coordinators to discuss your treatment options.

      Dermatology Procedure Price List


      • A 10% discount can be applied to additional sessions.
      • Complex cases will be charged depending on the size of the area.
      • Consultation fee with Specialist Dermatologist (£50) can be deducted from price of treatment.

      Mole, Cyst, Lipoma Removal

      Mole, Cyst, Lipoma removal Small Medium Large Complex
      less than 0.3cm 0.3cm to 1cm 1cm to 3cm 3cm +
      body £300 £550 £700 Book a consultation with our doctor
      face £450 £650 £800 Book a consultation with our doctor
      additional area 10% discount 10% discount 10% discount 10% discount

      London Cyst Removal Clinic

      When cysts appear on your face or body, it is important that you get them checked over by a professional for diagnosis. However, both body and facial cyst removal are considered cosmetic procedures, as cysts are not usually harmful.

      As it is not a medical procedure, in the UK, you will need to arrange a private cyst removal if you wish to do so. At our cyst removal clinic, you can be sure of the best treatment available.

      Here at EF MEDISPA:

      • Our professional dermatologists are experts in cyst removal procedures, well experienced in removing all types of cysts and use techniques that minimise scarring for the best results.
      • We are also able to offer treatments to help reduce the likelihood of further cysts developing, which is particularly important after sebaceous cyst removal.
      • We also offer Lipoma removal in London that results in minimal scarring as on occasion, the suspected cyst is a type of lipoma, which is a fatty lump that is usually found slightly deeper beneath the skin.

      About Our Cyst Removal in London

      • Cysts are usually harmless. However, we always advise that they are reviewed by a doctor prior to removal.
      • If a cyst grows larger, it can look unsightly or become uncomfortable under clothing. They can also become infected or even rupture, which may cause discomfort and pain.
      • It is recommended to seek private cyst removal as early as possible in order to keep the scarring to a minimum.
      • During the removal process at our London cyst removal clinic, our skilled dermatologists will use a local anaesthetic to numb the area, before making a tiny cut and squeezing or carefully cutting out the cyst.
      • This procedure may leave a small scar; however, the appearance of this will diminish over time.
      • If you are having a facial cyst removal in London we can discuss additional treatments to speed up the healing time of scars.
      • Cysts can occasionally return. This is more common after pilar and sebaceous cyst removal in London.

      Summary of Cyst Removal in London

      • Procedure Time 30 minutes, depending on the size and depth of your Cyst
      • Back to Work Immediately
      • Anaesthetic Local anaesthetic
      • Downtime Minimal
      • Results Permanent*

      Summary of Cyst Removal Procedure

      • Procedure Time 30 minutes, depending on the size and depth of your Cyst
      • Back To Work Immediately
      • Anaesthetic Local anaesthetic
      • Downtime Minimal
      • Results Permanent*

      *Individual results may vary.

      Why Have Private Cyst Removal in London at EF MEDISPA?

      • Our specialist, award-winning clinics offer a welcoming and safe environment, with a team of highly qualified clinical practitioners and dermatologists.
      • Our medical experts are fully trained on how to remove a cyst, especially with cyst on the head removal, in order to minimise the cyst removal scar.
      • Our qualified skin experts will assess your cyst and advise you on your most suitable form of body or facial cyst removal in London.
      • Or experts will explain the procedure for cyst removal thoroughly and make sure you are fully informed on the aftercare plan.
      • It is important to follow this carefully to help minimise scarring, prevent infection and, especially after a sebaceous cyst removal London, to reduce the likelihood of it returning.

      At EF MEDISPA we take pride in our personalised approach to each private cyst removal in London. Our team of experts will always strive to create the most effective, bespoke cyst treatment plan to maximise your results and minimise scarring. Call our highly experienced Treatment Coordinators at EF MEDISPA today or book your free consultation online.

      Cyst Removal FAQs

      How Long Will A Cyst Last?

      A cyst will not heal until you get cyst removal. It must be lanced, drained, surgically excised. If you do not get treatment, cysts mat eventually rupture resulting in them partially draining. This can take months, or even years, and once they rupture, the painful sebaceous cyst will likely return if the pocket lining is not removed entirely.

      How long does cyst removal take?

      Although cysts do not usually pose any threat to your health, cyst removal is advisable. If cysts are left untreated, benign cysts can result in serious complications such as infection, where the cyst fills with bacteria and pus, becoming an abscess. If the cyst bursts inside the body, there is even a risk of septicaemia.

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      Our Clinics

      29 Kensington
      Church Street
      Kensington, London
      W8 4LL

      193 Kings Road
      Chelsea, London
      SW3 5ED

      69 St John’s Wood High Street
      St John’s Wood, London
      NW8 7NL