The genital area should be kept clean and dry. You may have some blood or fluid draining from the wound. Bartholin cysts are fluid-filled sacs in your Bartholin gland. You may need about 2 to 4 weeks to fully recover. Lol!! It typically only occurs on one of the two Bartholin glands. If you have concerns about the side effects of endometriosis, talk to your healthcare provider. If secondarily infected, the cyst can become . Aloe vera has the following properties that make it efficient in treating Bartholins cyst: By reducing cysts caused by bacteria and other pathogens, they can help reduce their appearance. The cyst is believed to be caused by the obstruction of the glands causing a back up of fluid. The Bartholin's glands secrete fluid to help lubricate the vagina during sexual intercourse. Its efficacy for Bartholins cyst is anecdotal. I truly believe home remedies work with patience.