WASHINGTON (WUSA9)--Wednesday morning the Stanley Cup Champion Alex Ovechkin said goodbye to his infamous playoff beard.

Ovechkin stepped away finally stepped away from the Stanley Cup trophy for a few quick moments while he was filmed shaving his beard using a Gillett Fusion Pro Shield Razor.

MCLEAN, VA - JUNE 13: World Champion hockey star Alex Ovechkin shaves his "playoff beard" with the Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor(Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Gillette)
MCLEAN, VA - JUNE 13: World Champion hockey star Alex Ovechkin shaves his "playoff beard" with the Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor(Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Gillette)
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MCLEAN, VA - JUNE 13: World Champion hockey star Alex Ovechkin shaves his "playoff beard" with the Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor during an official Gillette Shave event on June 13, 2018 in Mclean, Virginia. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Gillette)
MCLEAN, VA - JUNE 13: World Champion hockey star Alex Ovechkin shaves his "playoff beard" with the Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor during an official Gillette Shave event on June 13, 2018 in Mclean, Virginia. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Gillette)
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MCLEAN, VA - JUNE 13: With the help of a barber, World Champion hockey star Alex Ovechkin gets his "playoff beard" trimmed down with a clipper before completing his clean-shaven postseason look with a Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor on June 13, 2018 in Mclean, Virginia. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Gillette)
MCLEAN, VA - JUNE 13: With the help of a barber, World Champion hockey star Alex Ovechkin gets his "playoff beard" trimmed down with a clipper before completing his clean-shaven postseason look with a Gillette Fusion ProShield Razor on June 13, 2018 in Mclean, Virginia. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images for Gillette)
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“Obviously, this has been an unbelievable time for me and thanks to my old friends at Gillette I can now take a great shave before the summer and we come back next year to try to do it again!!” said Ovechkin.

Ovi will also be auctioning off a couple of the razors he used and donating the proceeds to the American Special Hockey Association.