What Does a Sebaceous Cyst Look like?


A sebaceous cyst is a tiny closed 'sac' or cyst underneath the skin surface. It is usually filled with a white, semi-solid substance known as sebum. The content of a sebaceous cyst is frequently compared to cottage cheese and it can have an unlikeable smell.
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Sebaceous cysts are small bumps or lumps that appear under the skin, they usually contain a pasty protein that has a foul smell. They are also usually white or yellow, and can found on the neck, face, trunk and the vaginal area. Sebaceous cysts can be around 5mm in size, and they are easy to move around with the fingers.
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