Turmeric for Psoriasis: Does It Improve Symptoms?
Medically reviewed by Allison Truong, M.D.
You don’t have to spend much time on the Internet to find mention of various “superfoods” and supplements said to cure all kinds of ailments. Sometimes, there is actual research to back up these claims. Other times, word of mouth and endorsement from the right celebrity can mean a simple fruit suddenly gains notoriety it doesn’t deserve.
Similarly, you may have heard people with psoriasis using topical turmeric or incorporating it into their diet. But does it really work to improve psoriasis symptoms? We got to the bottom of it.