Probably a combo of breakage and new growth. Try not cutting them shorter (because they'll just grow back up) and try letting them grow longer. If I remember correctly, the average growth rate of hair is half an inch per month, so in just 2 short months, those hairs could be laying flatter.
2b (or 2bMFii)
Hair Analysis Results: Medium-fine, Normal porosity, Normal elasticity, Medium density
Products: DC Low-Poo, DC One Condition, Regis Olive Oil LI, SS Protein Spray, Curl Keeper, AG Re:Coil, AIA CJ, AIF.
Celiac disease..... Need to avoid wheat protein on my scalp!!!