L'Oreal Heiress Sells Island Paradise For $94 Million

Mrs Bettencourt sold her island for £60 million to a registered conservation business linked to the Swiss Save Our Seas foundation. The closing price rung in at £42 million higher than the islands original purchase price. In addition to D'arros island, numerous nearby islands were also sold to private buyers. Mrs. Bettencourt owe's £8 million in unpaid taxes to the Seychelles government.