By Kathleen Perricone

Justin Bieber‘s oft-mocked mustache is no more!

On Wednesday night, the “Confident” singer bid “R.I.P” to the teeny-tiny amount of hair he’s been sporting on his upper lip lately.

But he needed a little encouragement. In an Instagram video Justin uploaded, he asked his friend Lil Za, “Should I do it?”

After applying a thick layer of shaving cream, he asked Za again, “Is this how you do it?”

As he takes the razor to his ‘stache, the video cuts … but JB — who is back to rocking his iconic mop-top hair — did post a photo of the final result: