And a woman has become an unlikely social media hit by posting grizzly videos plucking her own ingrown hairs.
The anonymous 35-year-old from Seoul, South Korea – whose channel is called Tweezist – has explained she suffers from the affliction after an accident as a child left her having to wear a leg cast for several months.
Usually painless, they can become tender, sore and red if infected.
Most cysts disappear on their own, but some may need to be drained to relieve pain.
There were shimmering elements and lace embellishments — it was one for the books!