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Shipping & Returns

DOMESTIC SHIPPING

Ugly Duckling offers free shipping on all US orders.

US NORMAL DELIVERY

Orders received before 12 noon PST will generally ship the same day. 

Regular shipping is free inside the US. We use USPS, Fedex Smart Post or Fedex Super Saver depending on where you are shipping to.

You should receive your order within 3-5 business days. Please allow some additional time for shipments to PO Boxes, Military APO/FPO addresses, Hawaii & Alaska.

US EXPEDITED DELIVERY

Expedited shipments go by Fedex Standard Next Day Air, which means an order placed before 12 noon PST should get to most addresses in the US by the evening of the next day.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING

We ship to the following countries

  • Canada & Mexico
  • South America
  • Countries in the EC but not Italy.
  • South Africa
  • Middle East & the Indian Subcontinent.
  • Australia and New Zealand.

Please be aware that international customers are responsible for any import taxes and other duties incurred by importing goods.

INTERNATIONAL SHIPPING TIME

We give customers a choice between USPS First-Class International Mail (Ascendia e packet) and Fedex International Economy. Both carriers come with tracking to most countries.

OUR RETURNS POLICY

Ugly Duckling has a 30 day return policy, no catches, no exception. If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, you have up to 30 days to return your order and get a full refund.

Returned products must however be unused, in their original packaging, and sent from the address where you received them.

Partial returns on promotion bundles (for example, promotions involving free shade charts, developers, salon tools and other items offered against bulk purchase, also price discounts against bulk purchases) will not be accepted. When returning promotional offers, please return the whole set.

HOW TO RETURN MERCHANDISE

To return merchandise, please peel off the RMA label which is provided in the your shipping carton. Stick the label firmly on the box and mail it back to us. The return address is marked on the RMA Label, and is as follows: Ugly Duckling, 2270 East 220th Street, Carson, CA 90810.
Please send us back the packing list with the shipment. 

Once your return is received and inspected at our distribution center, your refund will be processed and applied to the credit card you used to make the payment. You will also get an email confirmation from us once this has all been done. Please do note that it can take up to 1 week to receive and process your return, and another 1 week for the credit card company to apply the refund.