Why does my hair shrink more as it gets longer?

I cut my hair like a month ago because I had heat damage from blowdrying it so much to stretch my hair because it was just so freaking short from shrinkage. I was pretty happy when I cut it because It had way less shrinkage than I thought, it was so much non shrinkage that it looked like I blow dryer my hair when I didn't

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have you considered twists and braid outs too stretch out your hair? thats something that really works on one of my good 4A friends. I dont think your hair is shrinking more, but the healthier ends that you see have shrunk too what they normally would and you dont see the new growth because yu are used too the head damaged stretched