- In a recently published Instagram video, Dr. Pimple Popper "Bacon" from a patient's epidermoid cyst.
- An epidermoid cyst occurs when the protective layer of the skin cells moves into the skin instead of being pulled off.
- Epidermoid cysts are typically painless and benign.
"Popaholic" gets you ready. Dr. Pimple Popper has a good one for you in her Instagram feed. The dermatologist and TLC host, real name Dr. Sandra Lee has an epidermoid cyst on a patient's chest waiting to be pounded. While this "bacon" cyst ̵
Dr. Lee begins the video, as she usually does after marking the cyst with a marker and making an incision over it. With both hands she goes in on both sides of the opening and begins to wiggle and squeeze until a thick, white content runs out and mixes with the patient's blood.
There is an impressive amount of white, frosting-like content in the breast cyst, but once you've heard the bacon comparison, it's hard to get it out of your head. Thanks to the blood on both sides of the pus filling, this cyst really looks like your favorite breakfast.
Dr. Lee has to press several times before she can get all the bacon out of the cyst. Even if viewers think it's time to remove the cyst bag, more pork will still come out. Ultimately, Dr. Lee, however, is able to drain the growth and sew her patient directly.
To see how Dr. Pimple Popper Bacon pops out of a cyst, watch her Instagram video below.