Shipping & Logistics

Shades of the Nubian typically has a production time for skin & hair care products within 1-2 business days, after which your order will ship within 24 hours.

Apparel and merchandise from Soko Soko Market may necessitate 3-5 business days production time, after which your order will ship within 24 hours. 

Transit time will depend on your selected carrier and current transit times as indicated by the carrier.

Due to ongoing global supply chain inconsistencies, there may be significant delays and disruptions in certain countries. During holidays and extremely busy times, this time may increase an additional 1-2 business days.

We ship domestically and internationally via USPS, UPS and DHL. We only ship to P. O. Boxes within the United States and via USPS. For Saturday delivery with UPS, your address must be available for Saturday service. Not all areas are available.  Extra charge may be imposed by UPS. 


  • For country-specific information, check out the United States Postal Service here, where you can ascertain current international mail suspensions or other service disruptions.


  • For country-specific information, please go to the UPS website here, then select your country or location for delays, disruptions or updates regarding the intended shipping destination. 


  • For country-specific information, check out current transit times for DHL here.  For other international delays, disruptions or updates, please review them here.


Due to current and ongoing global supply chain and transit disruptions, international shipments and certain domestic packages may take longer to arrive. International shipments typically arrive within 21 days, depending on country, continent and carrier.

Shades of the Nubian accepts no responsibility or liability for stolen, missing or otherwise undeliverable packages after shipment.