Medically reviewed by Allison Truong, M.D.

Your immune system is your body’s natural defense against illness, infection, and disease. When it comes to staying healthy, it’s natural to want to do what you can to boost your immunity, and it’s something we hear people with psoriasis ask about, since they know their immune systems are affected by their condition.

However, when you’re living with psoriasis, there are a few important things to know before hopping on the immune-boosting wagon.