Home remedies for pilonidal cyst

Pilonidal Cyst is a kind of tailbone pain. It is also known as coccyx pain started to hurt tailbone. Tailbone is centered at the middle of the spine and exactly right above your buttocks. Really it is very painful for the victim to bear. It occurs pus, infection and inflammation in the tailbone. It is called coccyx which is derived from the Greek called “cuckoo”, because the pilondilal cyst looks like a beak at the area infected.  Pilonidal means the nest of hair and doctors believe that it causes due to ingrown hair inside.


Causes of Pilonidal Cyst

  • Pilonidal means the nest of hair and doctors believe that it causes due to ingrown hair inside.
  • Constantly sitting on one chair, riding cycle for long time, horse riding.
  • Wearing tight clothes.

Home Remedies for Pilondial Cyst

Tea Tree Oil

Tea Oil

Tea tree oil works best for tailbone pain. Tea tree is the best antiseptic agent to heal and treat the coccyx. Take a few drops of warm water and add two to three drops of tea tree oil in it. Now message it on the infected area and keep it for 10 minutes. After it gets dried wash it thoroughly with warm water. So this for two to three times a day. Slowly pain and inflammation will disappear without any medication of doctor.

 Castor Oil

Castor oil helps in reducing pain and inflammation in the pilonidal cyst. Let us show you the application method.

First of all dip cotton ball in the castor oil and message the area with cotton ball and immediately cover it with band-aid. Do it thrice a day and use uninfected bandage and cotton ball for every remedy.



Crush the garlic cloves and rub on the infected area and cover it with thin cotton fabric. Just leave it for some time and wash with warm water. Do it once in a day. Garlic is the best remedy to heal the swollen part and infected area.


It is a best herbal antiseptic for skin. Just add a required amount of water to make a turmeric paste. Apply it on the inflamed area and let it dry. Wash with warm water. Do it two times in a day.


Take a bath with the tub filled with lavender salt or any bath salt. Just rain the water in the infected are for some time. It will burn for some time, but it is the best remedy to remove the inflammation and pain faster.

So here are the best home remedies for pilonidal cyst. We tell you it will work for sure. But still you don’t get enough results; you can visit to nearby doctor for medications.



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